New Resident Resources

Welcome to the City of Milaca. Life here is enhanced by the preservation of our local history and the enjoyment of today. Our community combines agriculture, industry, history, civic activities, recreation and countless other events for a wholesome and fulfilled lifestyle, making it an ideal place to raise a family and grow your business.

Welcome to Milaca! Whether you're a new or current resident, here's some information to help guide you in our community.

City Hall

The city offices, deputy registrar, and police station are located at:
255 1st Street East
Milaca, MN 56353

City Hall Phone: (320)983-3141
Deputy Registrar Phone: (320)983-3143
Police Department Non-Emergency Phone: (320)983-6166

Water & Sewer

Both a water/sewer application and a direct payment application for water & sewer service can be found here.
These can be emailed to Mary Beth at

Other Utilities

Contact information for other utilities (telephone, gas, electric, etc.) can be found here.

Pets & Other Animals

Dog licenses are issued for a two-year period, and all dogs over the age of four months should have one. The dog license application is available here: Dog License Application
Farm Animals are not allowed in city limits, except within an agricultural district or on a residential lot of at least 10 acres. This includes poultry, fowl, and goats.

Mini-Trucks, UTVs, and Golf Carts

In order to operate legally within city limits, these vehicles need a permit. There's no fee associated with this permit, but it must be on file. The permit application can be found here: Mini-Truck / UTV / Golf Cart Permit

Building Permits

Any new building or remodeling project does need a building permit, which can be found here: Building Permits. There are also resources to educate yourself about various home projects at the bottom of that page.

Driver and Vehicle Licensing

The Milaca Deputy Registrar handles licensing for the State of Minnesota. Appointments are recommended, and can be made by calling (320)983-3143 or online at

Please continue to look at all the information available on If you can't find what you're looking for, please fill out the contact form and we'll get right back to you.

A complete listing of Milaca's City Code can be found at

The following information should help ease the transition of moving into the area for new residents.

Chamber of Commerce

Water Utilities