Who regulates the MN Bail Bond Industry? The MN Department of Commerce regulates the licensing, sales practices, and auditing of each bail bond company. The State Court Administrators Office (SCAO) oversees the relationship each company has with the court system

How do you obtain a license to become a bail bond agent? Currently, to become a bail bond agent, one must apply for a license from the Department of Commerce and be approved by the State Court Administrator’s Office (SCAO).  These steps require an applicant to complete general paperwork and pay applicable fees, followed by a background check.