Precious Metal Dealer License

This license is for any establishment dealing with the sale or commercial use of secondhand platinum, gold, and/or silver. This includes pawn shops, coin dealers and some jewelry stores.

Application Process
There are two ways you can apply for a Precious Metal Dealer License.

Option 1: Apply in person 
Print and complete:
Application 1 (Private Data) (PDF)
Application 2 (For Public Use) (PDF)
Proof of Workers' Compensation Insurance Coverage (PDF)
Affidavit of Sole Proprietorship (PDF)

Apply in person:
Shakopee Customer Service Center

Option 2: Apply by mail

Print and complete:
Application 1 (Private Data) (PDF)
Application 2 (For Public Use) (PDF)
Proof of Workers' Compensation Insurance Coverage (PDF)
Affidavit of Sole Proprietorship (PDF) 

Please mail notarized applications and Proof of Workers' Compensation Insurance Coverage or Affidavit of Sole Proprietorship to:

Scott County Government Center
Attn: Customer Service
200 Fourth Avenue West
Shakopee, MN 55379
Cost
It costs $71 for a Precious Metal Dealer License.