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A keeping of chickens and ducks permit is required prior to having chickens and ducks and must be reapplied for every two years along with $100 permit fee.
Download a keeping of chickens and ducks application.
The following are required for application:
Application and accompanying materials should be submitted to:City of Cottage GroveATTN: Business Licensing12800 Ravine ParkwayCottage Grove, MN 55016
View a summary of the requirements for keeping backyard chickens and ducks.
Accepted educational courses:University of MinnesotaShepard FarmEgg|Plant Urban Farm SupplyNicollet Ace Hardware
Please contact the City Clerk's office at 651-458-2878 with questions. email City Clerk Tamara Anderson