Tobacco Sales License - Apply

If you have a retail establishment and want to sell tobacco products, you must have a license from Olmsted County.

Gather your information 

Download and read the Tobacco Sales and Youth Access Ordinance #15-01.

This document explains the definitions, regulations, rules, and requirements that your establishment must meet to qualify for a tobacco license.

Complete the application 

Download and complete the application.

Mail the application and fees 

Mail the completed form and all application fees to:

Olmsted County Public Health Services

Attn: Tobacco License

2100 Campus Drive SE

Suite 100

Rochester, MN 55904

We accept check, money order, or certified check payable to Olmsted County Public Health Services.

Schedule a pre-opening discussion 

Prior to issuing a license, OCPHS will review the layout of your establishment to assure product display requirements and Smoke-Free Workplace Ordinances are met.

Gather your information 

Download and read the Tobacco Sales and Youth Access Ordinance #15-01.

This document explains the definitions, regulations, rules, and requirements that your establishment must meet to qualify for a tobacco license.

Complete the application 

Download and complete the application.

Deliver the application and fees 

Deliver the completed form and all application fees to:

Olmsted County Public Health Services

Attn: Tobacco License

2100 Campus Drive SE

Suite 100

Rochester, MN 55904

We accept check, money order, or certified check payable to Olmsted County Public Health Services.

Schedule a pre-opening discussion 

Prior to issuing a license, OCPHS will review the layout of your establishment to assure product display requirements and Smoke Free Workplaces Ordinances are met.

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