General Information

A bingo hall is defined as a business that owns, manages, or controls a building (rents or leases the building to any organization) for the purpose of conducting or playing the game of bingo. If you have questions, contact DSI at 651-266-8989, or email the DSI Message Center.

Application Requirements

You must submit the following:

Code Requirements

See Chapters 402 and 403 of the Saint Paul Legislative Code for information about bingo halls.


Your application will be administratively reviewed by DSI Licensing, Zoning and Fire Inspection staff. This review may include on-site inspections(s) to verify compliance with applicable regulations. You will be informed of any required inspections including the name and telephone number of the inspector after the submission of a completed license application. The location must be in compliance with all applicable regulations and/or license conditions before any license may be issued.


See Fee Table for current License fees


A Bingo Hall License will expire one year from date of issuance and may be renewed annually.

Last Edited: November 9, 2023