DHS Licensing Information Lookup

DHS Licensing Information Lookup is an online search tool. Use it to search the Minnesota Department of Human Services’ licensing information database. The information available through this website will include the most frequently requested public information for licensed programs, including: child care centers, group homes for people with disabilities, and a range of other services for children and vulnerable adults. Search for information about a licensed provider by name, license number, program type, county, ZIP code or city.

DHS Licensing Information Lookup


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Health Department licensing information

The Minnesota Department of Health website has a Health Care Facility and Provider Database, with licensing information for long-term care facilities, such as nursing homes, boarding care homes and supervised living facilities, and for home care agencies. The site also has a database of complaint information for Minnesota’s health care providers. The Nursing Home Report Card has quality measures for nursing homes in Minnesota.

License Minnesota site has information on state agency licenses, permits

License Minnesota, a one-stop website with information on state agency licenses and permits, is available off the North Star website. North Star is the electronic entry point to Minnesota state government information and services. The License Minnesota website features licensing information on more than 500 licenses administered by more than 40 state agencies.


DHS maintains this website as a public service. All information provided is believed to be accurate and reliable, however, DHS assumes no responsibility for the use of the information provided. Users of this website are responsible for checking the accuracy, completeness and/or suitability of all information. Since inaccuracies may occur, these pages do not replace official sources. All information is presented without guarantees and does not constitute an endorsement of any operation or the programs they offer, either expressed or implied.

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