Any person, firm, or corporation engaged in the business of applying lawn fertilizer or pesticides, and including those persons licensed by the State of Minnesota, must be licensed. If you have questions, contact DSI at 651-266-8989, or email the DSI Message Center.
See Chapter 377of the Saint Paul Legislative Code for information about applying lawn fertilizer and pesticide. In addition, see Chapter 237of the Saint Paul Legislative Code for information about the regulation of phosphorus lawn fertilizers.
You must submit the following:
- Licensing Class R Application
- List of employee names and their State of Minnesota Commercial Pesticide Applicator License number (for pesticide application)
- Required fee
This license requires inspection approvals from Licensing (Phone: 651-266-8989).
The annual fee for a Lawn Fertilizer / Pesticide Applicator License is $78.00 per business.
A Lawn Fertilizer / Pesticide Applicator License expires one year from date of issue and may be renewed annually.