The packaged liquor licence required depends on the hours you wish to trade and the location of your licensed premises.
Ordinary trading hours for a packaged liquor licence are:
Download and complete the Packaged liquor licence application kit (PDF, 1.3MB). Details on how to lodge your completed application are included in the kit.
A late night (packaged liquor) licence authorises the retail supply of alcohol in packaged containers for off-premises consumption after 1am.
Businesses wishing to trade on a packaged liquor licence past 1am.
Please note that there is currently a freeze on late night licence applications in the Local Government areas of Melbourne, Port Phillip, Stonnington and Yarra. For more information, see Late night freeze.
To apply for a late night (packaged liquor) licence, Download and complete the Late night (packaged liquor) licence application kit (PDF, 1.3MB). Details on how to lodge your completed application are included in the kit.