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The data requested during all application processes are used to determine eligibility for certification. The Board is required to have your Social Security number on file by Minnesota Statute 270C.72 and it may be requested by and released to the Minnesota Commissioner of revenue. Your Social Security number may be used for Revenue Recapture as authorized by Minnesota Statute 270A. 

Upon issuance of a certificate, contact name and address information provided in the application process will become public information pursuant to Minnesota Statute Chapter 13.  Your social security number is private data and does not become public.  

Although the Board makes an effort to contact all registrants at time of renewal it is the barber’s responsibility to renew on time with or without renewal notice from the Board.

Certificates issued by the Minnesota Board of Barber Examines are subject to a one year renewal cycle.  Apprentice, Registered (Master), Instructor, and Barber School registrations expire annually ending on December 31st .  Barber Shop registrations expire annually ending on June 30th.  

To avoid delay in processing please complete all parts of the application.  If you have questions regarding the application process call the office at 351-201-2820.