Lodging Establishments

Bismarck’s Environmental Health Division licenses and regulates Lodging Establishments within the corporate limits of the City of Bismarck. Lodging Establishment include: hotels, motels, resorts, a building or structure that is used to provide sleeping accommodations to the public for charge. Lodging establishments do not include Bed & Breakfast – which are licensed with the North Dakota Department of Health, Division of Food & Lodging.

Lodging Establishments that offer food to the public or have a swimming pool/hot tub, must apply for separate food and public swimming pool licenses.

Bismarck Lodging Ordinance

Bismarck Lodging License Application
  1. Environmental Health


    Physical Address
    500 E. Front Ave.
    Bismarck, ND 58504

    Mailing Address
    500 E. Front Ave.
    Bismarck, ND 58504, ND 58501

    Phone: 701-355-3400
    Fax: 701-221-6883