This license is for a massage center which restricts minors by reason of age, or which provides the service of massage, if such service is distinguished or characterized by an emphasis on "specified sexual activities" or "specified anatomical areas". No obscene works shall be allowed. If you have questions, Contact Barb McMonigal-St. Dennis at 651-266-9137, or email the DSI Message Center.

Code Requirements

See Chapter 412 of the Saint Paul Legislative Code for information about massage centers.

Application Requirements

You must submit the following:


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.




License - per location, per year


Environmental Plan Review


Environmental Change of Ownership



A Massage Center (Adult) License expires one year from date of issue and may be renewed annually.

Last Edited: May 13, 2022