City of Red Wing

Licenses and Permits

Various licenses and permits can be obtained at City Hall during business hours.  Any persons wishing to obtain a liquor license of any type should contact the City Clerk.  All other licenses and permits listed below can be obtained through the Permits & License Manager. The City of Red Wing is going through a process to make all of these applications available online. This is an ongoing process, and applications will be continually added. Some of the applications listed below are available online. You can access them by simply clicking the links.

These applications have been designed to be completed on a computer. They can be completed from a tablet or mobile device, but you may encounter formatting issues.

Please call if you have questions regarding:

  • Fruit and vegetable vendors
  • Charitable gambling

City Code requires that all cats and dogs within Red Wing be licensed and registered with the Goodhue County Humane Society, located 1213 Brick Ave, Red Wing, MN.  For additional information on fees and requirements, please click here

For more information on liquor licenses, please contact:

Teri Swanson
City Clerk
Phone: 651.385.3615

For more information on all other permits and licenses, please contact:

Lisa Acker                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Permits & License Manger                                                                                                                                                                                                      E-mail:                                                                                                                                                                                   Phone: 651-385-5113


City Hall
315 W. Fourth Street
Red Wing, MN 55066
PH: 651.385.3600
Fax: 651.388.9608
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.