Licensing Hours


CANTERBURY PARK:

RUNNING ACES:

 

Licensing Information:

  • Everyone who is employed at a racetrack in Minnesota must be licensed.
  • Every individual involved in horse racing must be licensed.
  • All licenses expire on December 31st of the calendar year in which they are issued.
  • All partnerships, corporations, and stable names must be licensed.  If you are in a partnership, each individual owner must be licensed as well as the partnership.
  • Trainers please note:  Workers’ Compensation Insurance is requiredA current Certificate of Insurance must be on file in the Racing Commission office in order to be eligible for a trainer’s license and before any employees may be licensed.  Trainers should also note that work authorization documentation is required of and verified for all employees.
  • Individuals applying for licensure in certain occupations may be required to obtain approval of the Board of Stewards/Judges prior to issuance

Workers Compensation FAQs


pdf-icon Applications


Instructions

  1. Fill out and print
  2. Sign/Notarize (notaries are present at our office locations but, you must be present to sign)
  3. Submit a fingerprint card or come into one of our office locations for digital fingerprints (this only applies to applicants not fingerprinted in MN or have not submitted prints in 5+ years).  If the applicant is age 18 through 70 they need to submit a fingerprint card.
  4. Mail with payment to:
    Minnesota Racing Commission
    Attn: Licensing
    1100 Canterbury Rd, Suite 100
    Shakopee, MN 55379

Licensing Fees

  • Full Time Association Staff: $35
  • Part-Time Association Staff: $15
  • Assistant Trainer: $25
  • ADW Provider: $10,000
  • Authorized Agent: $5
  • Bloodstock Agent: $100
  • Bookkeeper: $25
  • Driver: $35
  • Emergency License: $50
  • Exercise Rider: $20
  • Farrier: $50
  • Farrier Assistant: $25
  • Fingerprints: $25
  • Gate Crew: $15
  • Groom/Hotwalker:$10
  • Jockey: $35
  • Jockey Agent: $35
  • Multiple Owner: $50
  • Owner/Trainer/Driver: $100
  • Owner: $50
  • Pony Rider: $ 15
  • Official: $ 35
  • Replacement: $25
  • Stable Name: $25
  • Stable Supervisor: $10
  • Trainer: $50
  • Valet: $10
  • Vendor: $100
  • Vendor Employee: $ 15
  • Veterinarian: $100
  • Veterinarian Assistant: $50
  • Horseman Organization: $15

LICENSING RULES

Chapter 7877: Class C Licenses



Integrity Hotline Info

Phone: 952.496.7950 or 651.925.3951
Email: mrcintegrity@state.mn.us


Questions?

Call
Canterbury Office: 952.496.7950
Running Aces Office: 651.925.3951

Email
General: mrclicensing@state.mn.us
Canterbury: Rochelle Day
Running Aces: Jackie Weissmann