Precious Metal License

A precious metal dealer license, as defined in MN Statute 325F.731 Subd. 2, is required when any precious metal dealer engages in the business of buying secondhand items containing precious metals. A precious metal dealer license authorizes the precious metal dealer to transact business only at the location or locations designated in the license.

"Precious Metals" as defined in MN Statute 325F.731 Subd. 3, means silver, gold, and platinum.

Licenses are valid for one year from the date of issuance.

Fee: $50


Precious Metal Dealer's License Application

Certificate of Compliance-MN Worker's Compensation Law

Apply by mail:

Complete and send applications and fee to:

Sibley County Auditor-Treasurer's Office

Attn: Precious Metal Dealer

400 Court Ave

PO Box 51

Gaylord, MN 55334

Checks payable to: Sibley County Auditor-Treasurer

For more information please refer to Minnesota Statutes 325F.73-325F.744 or contact our office at (507) 237-4070 or