This license is for dealers who sell solid fuel (e.g. coal, lignite, briquettes, coke, firewood, and other solid matter commonly used for heating purposes). If you have questions, contact DSI at 651-266-8989, or email the DSI Message Center.

Code Requirements

See Chapter 333 of the Saint Paul Legislative Code for information about solid fuel dealers.

Application Requirements

You must submit the following:

  • DSI Class R License Application
  • Certificate of insurance: $5,000 property damage per vehicle or surety bond in the amount of $5,000 conditioned that licensee shall pay any and all final judgments for damage to property, public, or private
  • Required fee


A Solid Fuel Dealer License requires inspection approvals from Licensing (Phone: 651-266-8989) and Zoning (Phone: 651-266-9008).


See Fee Table for current License fees.

Expiration & Renewal

A Solid Fuel Dealer License expires one year from the date of issue and may be renewed annually.

Last Edited: November 9, 2023