General Licensing Information

Please read the summary of licensing requirements; click "Application Requirements/Procedures" below.  Also read the Minnesota Statutes and Rules available in the box to the left.

Application forms are not available on this site.  

To request an application packet, send a $25 check or money order payable to the Minnesota Board of Private Detective and Protective Agent Services.  

Be sure to state the type of application you are requesting (Private Detective or Protective Agent), and level (individual, partnership, or corporate/LLC). Please also list contact information, including name, address, email, and phone number.

Application Requirements/Procedures