City Clerk

Liquor Licensing

INITIAL CONTACT:  City Clerk, 330 City Hall, 411 W. 1st St., Duluth  MN  55802.

FORMS:  Liquor Caterer Registration and Liquor Caterer Notification Forms.

FEES:  See Fee Schedule

TELEPHONE NUMBER:  (218) 730-5500

ISSUED TO:  Holders of a state caterer's permit in order to provide catering services in the city.

PROCEDURE:  Applications are made to the City Clerk (with fees) and must be approved by the Police Department.

APPLICABLE CODE: Chapter 8

INITIAL CONTACT:  City Clerk, 330 City Hall, 411 W. 1st St., Duluth  MN  55802.

FORM:   License Application.

TELEPHONE NUMBER:  (218) 730-5500.

ISSUED TO:  Persons operating a microdistillery in the City of Duluth.

FEE:  See Fee Schedule

PROCEDURE:  Liquor applications filed with the City Clerk are referred to the Alcohol, Gambling and Tobacco Commission whose function is to advise the City Council on approving issuance of the license.  The license is issued by the Minnesota State Liquor Control Commissioner.

APPLICABLE CODE: Chapter 8

INITIAL CONTACT:  City Clerk, 330 City Hall, 411 W. 1st St., Duluth  MN  55802.

FORM:   License Application.

TELEPHONE NUMBER:  (218) 730-5500.

ISSUED TO:  Current On Sale Intoxicating Liquor Licensees desiring to sell alcoholic beverages outside of their premises.

FEE:  See Fee Schedule

PROCEDURE:  Liquor applications filed with the City Clerk are referred to the Alcohol, Gambling and Tobacco Commission whose function is to advise the City Council on the granting or refusal of the license.  Applicants must pass approval of the police, fire and health departments.

APPLICABLE CODE: Chapter 8

INITIAL CONTACT:  City Clerk, 330 City Hall, 411 W. 1st St., Duluth  MN  55802.

FORM:   License Application.

TELEPHONE NUMBER:  (218) 730-5500.

ISSUED TO:  Temporary on sale liquor licenses are issued only to:

    • Clubs, charitable organizations, religious organizations and other nonprofit organizations in existence for at least three years.
    • A registered political committee.
    • A state university.
    • A brewer who manufactures fewer than 3,500 barrels of malt liquor in a year.
    • For a temporary on sale non-intoxicating malt liquor license, click here for application.

FEE:  See Fee Schedule

PROCEDURE:  Liquor applications filed with the City Clerk are referred to the Alcohol, Gambling and Tobacco Commission whose function is to advise the City Council on approving issuance of the license.  The license is issued by the Minnesota State Liquor Control Commissioner.

APPLICABLE CODE: Chapter 8

INITIAL CONTACT:  City Clerk, 330 City Hall, 411 W. 1st St., Duluth  MN  55802.

FORM:   License Application.

TELEPHONE NUMBER:  (218) 730-5500.

FEE:  See Fee Schedule

PROCEDURE:  Liquor applications filed with the City Clerk are referred to the Alcohol, Gambling and Tobacco Commission whose function is to advise the City Council on approving issuance of the license.  The license is issued by the Minnesota State Liquor Control Commissioner.

APPLICABLE CODE: Chapter 8