Contact the Minnesota DNR


Email us: [email protected]
Call us: 651-296-6157 or 888-MINNDNR (646-6367)

  • Reach us on the phone from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday.
  • Closed most holidays.
  • Live interpretation is available in over 200 languages.
  • Call using your preferred Telecommunications Relay Provider

Building and mailing address

In response to COVID-19, DNR central office is temporarily closed to the public at this time.

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
500 Lafayette Road
Saint Paul, MN 55155.

  • Get directions
  • Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.
  • Licensing, registration and titling service hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.
  • Closed holidays.
  • Find public parking

We help answer questions about:

  • Reaching a conservation officer
  • Injured, sick or nuisance animals
  • Hunting, fishing or other regulations
  • Ordering maps or brochures
  • Safety education training
  • Other natural resource questions or concerns

Conservation Officers: Find officer patrol areas.

Turn in Poachers (TIP), call: 800-652-9093

  • Or key in #TIP on your cell phone to report a violation.
  • If the violation isn’t time sensitive, then use our tip reporting form.

Data Requests:

Media inquiries: contact our media relations staff.

Offices and divisions

Regional offices are temporarily closed to the public at this time.

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