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Permits & Registration Forms

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Rental Registration

The city requires all rental properties (including single-family homes) to be registered with the Shakopee Police Department. More information at Rental Registration.

Business Licenses

The city also requires licenses for certain businesses, including massage therapy, tattoo parlors and pet stores.

Dog License

All dogs over 6 months must be licensed in the City of Shakopee. Shakopee dog licenses are required to use the off-leash dog area at Southbridge Community Park. This includes dogs that live in other cities.

License Fees

  • $25 annual license (calendar year)
  • $125 lifetime license (good for life of the registered dog; cannot be transferred)
  • $5 replacement tag

To Obtain a License

Please submit the following to the Parks and Recreation Department:

Where can I get a license?

  • Community Center, 1255 Fuller St. S. Shakopee
  • Purchase online (Must provide proof of rabies vaccination by email, fax or mail. Your tag will be mailed once proof is received.)
  • Mail application, proof of rabies vaccination and check to Parks and Recreation Department, 1255 Fuller St. S., Shakopee MN 55379

Any questions concerning dog licenses, please call 952-233-9500.

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