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Adult Foster Care
Adult Foster Care provider requirements and resources.
Requirements and process for obtaining an Auctioneer license.
Child Care provider requirements and resources.
Child Foster Care
Child Foster Care provider requirements and resources.
Fireworks permits are issued through the Auditor-Treasurer's Office for displays taking place within Stearns County.
Includes food and beverage service, mobile units, and special event food stands.
Requirements and process for obtaining an Gambling license.
A Large Gathering permit is required any time there is an event in the unincorporated areas of Stearns County that will have 1,000 or more people in attendance.
Stearns County Alcohol Ordinance Number 409 details the restrictions and regulations around alcoholic beverages.
Includes campgrounds and camp areas, lodging, manufactured home parks, pools, and vacation rentals.
An annual license from Public Health is required to sell tobacco or tobacco products within areas of Stearns County located outside of cities and towns which license and regulate retail tobacco sales.
Requirements and process for transient merchants wanting to do business in Stearns County.
Required for an event or exhibition held on a Stearns County lake or river. Examples include fishing tournament, boat race, and ski show.