Fireworks License

Listed are some of the requirements for obtaining a fireworks permit in Le Sueur County:

  • The operator must be at least 21 years of age and be a licensed pyrotechnic.
  • The application must be submitted at least 15 days prior to the event.
  • State law prohibits private individuals from sponsoring fireworks displays. Examples of organizations that are eligible would be:
    • a city
    • fair association
    • public or private organizations
  • You must submit to the County:
    • A $1,000,000 certificate of insurance
    • $25 permit fee
    • A completed Fireworks Application
    • Map of the grounds where the fireworks will be displayed

Note: Once these documents have been submitted, the County will obtain the Sheriff’s approval.

Additional Information

Please contact the Auditor-Treasurer’s office with questions.