Permits & Licenses


To obtain a permit, download and complete the application and email to Maria Jimenez. Some permits require you to submit additional documents or obtain additional permits, so read the application carefully.

Anyone applying for a commercial permit must submit both a hard copy and a digital copy. Digital copies can be emailed to Maria Jimenez in the City Inspections Department.


If you have a question about whether you need a license or you need more information about licensing, contact City Hall.

Mobile Food Unit Event Registration

Any mobile food unit used by a Hopkins business or public property for a special event must be registered. The Hopkins business or special event applicant should complete this online registration form.