The City of Hopkins now has a domestic partnership registry available to residents of Hopkins. The domestic partnership registry is a means by which unmarried, committed couples who reside in Hopkins and who share a life and home together may document their relationship.
Domestic Partners are two adults who meet all of the following:
To apply for a domestic partnership in the City of Hopkins, please complete an application and deliver or mail it, along with the application fee of $25, to the City Clerk’s Office.
Hopkins’ Domestic Partnership ordinance is a City ordinance (Section 1025: Domestic Partnerships) and does not create rights, privileges, or responsibilities that are available to married couples under state or federal law.
The City of Hopkins cannot provide legal advice concerning domestic partnerships. Applicants and registrants may wish to consult with an attorney for such advice including but not limited to: wills, medical matters, finances and powers of attorney, children and dependents, medical, health care and employment benefits.
If you have any questions, please contact the City Clerk at 952-548-6304.