Application Information

Please complete the application process at least 15 days prior to the intended date of display. Required items necessary for application completion:

  • Fee is $10 per permit
  • Only one permit issued per application
  • Diagram of firing grounds
  • Display Operator's Certificate
  • Certificate of Insurance
    • Crow Wing county is to be listed as additional insured/certificate holder
    • Minimum $1.5 million per incident
  • Certificate of Compliance - MN Worker's Compensation
  • Minnesota License Application
    • Fireworks permit application

E-Licensing Instructions for 1st Time Applicants

  • View the "Fireworks permit application"
  • Select "Start New" under Fireworks permit
  • Select "Sign up"; enter your email address and password of your choice.
  • Follow the on-screen prompts.
  • A confirmation notice will be sent to the email address you provided.
  • You must open the email and click on the confirmation link in order to access the application.
  • Your login and password will be saved for future applications

The approved permit will be sent via email; you must print permit and the display operator must have permit at the firing location on the date of display.