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

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