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Liquor - 3.2 Percent Malt Liquor
General Information
City Clerk

6301 Shingle Creek Pkwy.
Brooklyn Center, MN  55430

Ph: (763) 569-3306
Fx: (763) 569-3494

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Brooklyn Center requires the licensing of 3.2 percent malt liquor establishments as defined in Chapter 11 of its City Code.  The license period is the calendar year January 1 through December 31.

On-Sale licenses shall be granted only to restaurants, clubs, or hotels where food is prepared and served for consumption on the premises or to the City of Brooklyn Center for City facilities and events.

Off-Sale licenses shall permit the sale of 3.2 percent malt liquor in its original package for consumption off the licensed premises only.

Hours and Days of Sale
No sale of 3.2 percent malt liquor may be made between 1:00 am and 8:00 am on the days of Monday through Saturday, nor between 1:00 am and 10:00 am on Sunday (Minnesota Statute 340A.504).  Extended sales until 2:00 am are effective until July 1, 2018.

Additional Information

License Fees
 Annual License Fees
 $500      On-Sale 3.2% Malt Liquor License
 On-Sale 3.2% Malt Liquor Brew Pub License
 $100  Off-Sale 3.2% Malt Liquor License
 $200  Off-Sale 3.2% Malt Liquor Brew Pub License
 Payment must be made in cash, cashier's check, or certified check payable to City of Brooklyn Center.
 3.2% License fees for a new license are pro-rated on a monthly basis from the City Council approval date.

 Investigation Fees
 $500   Non-Refundable (checks made payable to City of Brooklyn Center)