Rental License Program

Why? So every tenant has a safe and healthy place to live.

Red Wing is committed to making sure every tenant has a safe and healthy place to live. The program started January 1, 2022. Scroll down for additional information and resources.

What You Need to Know


All landlords and property owners who rent out residential housing units in the City of Red Wing must register their properties.

Online Rental Property Registration Form

Printable Rental Property Registration Form (PDF)

License fees are $40 per unit per year and are due January 1 each year. Here's how to pay:

  1. Mail a check to the City of Red Wing, Community Development Building, 419 Bush St., Red Wing, MN 55066, Attention: Rental License Division
  2. Deliver the fee in person to the above address. Enter through the front door off Bush Street and walk in the door to your left. Someone will assist you promptly.


Do you have a home safety concern right now? Call our City of Red Wing inspections division at 651.385.5136. Our inspectors may be able to assist.

More Information


Landlord & Tenant Rent Assistance

  • Red Wing HRA  Offers housing opportunities and rental assistance through local, state, and federal programs. You can also call 1-651-388-7571.
  • Three Rivers Community Action - Assists Goodhue, Olmsted, Rice, and Wabasha counties. You can also call 1.800.277.8418.

Landlords and Tenants Rights and Responsibilities

Free Advocacy and Legal Help for Tenants

Mobile Home (Manufactured Home Parks) Handbook

Additional Resources