General Information

Every passenger elevator, except automatic elevators and moving stairways, shall be in charge of a licensed operator while such installation is in use.

Code Requirements

See Chapter 38.03 of the Saint Paul Legislative Code for information about elevator operator licenses.

Application Requirements

You must submit the following:

If you have questions, contact the DSI at 651-266-8989, or email the DSI Message Center.


The initial application fee for a elevator operator license is $2.00, the renewal fee for a elevator operator license is $1.00 per year.


All Trade Licenses expire on December 1 and may be renewed annually.

Last Edited: October 9, 2023