Is there a fee to become licensed?

Blue Earth County charges an applicant a non-refundable total fee of $50.00 to cover licensing services.

New Licensing Applications$50.00
One-Year License Renewal$50.00
Two-Year License Renewal$100.00

There are additional fees for a fire marshal inspection and background checks. 

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1. How do I get a license to become a family child care provider?
2. Who do I contact to register for orientation?
3. How long does the licensing process take?
4. Is there a fee to become licensed?
5. What training is required to become licensed?
6. Do I need a background check to become licensed?
7. Can I operate a family child care somewhere else other than my primary residence?
8. Who are the childcare licensors at Blue Earth County?
9. What other services or support can I expect from the licensing staff?
10. How many licensed family child care homes are there in Blue Earth County?
11. Are there any resources to help guide me through the licensing process?