Apply for Peace Officer Exam
BEFORE YOU CONTINUE, PLEASE NOTE: If you have ever taken the Minnesota Peace Officer Exam or are applying for a Reciprocity, Reinstatement of Eligibility or Retake Exam, please STOP. These applications are not available online. You must contact the POST Board at 651-643-3060 for instructions on how to apply.
If you have completed your pre-service education and training, you may submit your Peace Officer Exam Request application online.
What you will need:
- A working email account
- A credit card (Visa, MasterCard or Discover) or checking account (bank routing number and your account number)
What you will do online:
- Create a user id
- Login and set your password
- Select “Apply for an Exam/New License” and then “Apply for Peace Officer Exam”
- Fill out the online form
After you have finished, you will receive two emails: an application summary and a payment confirmation.
To begin, click on this link: https://mn.gov/elicense/gateway/