To help support new entrants to the industry, the VCGLR has the following key information and guidelines for new licensees.
On this page you will find links to information about you obligations relating to bar or nightclub liquor licences.
The following pages provide compliance and enforcement information related to liquor licences.
Information and process for issuing temporary limited and major event licences.
The legal drinking age in Victoria is 18 years of age, and it's generally an offence for any person to supply alcohol to a minor. This page contains information on under-18 on licensed premises.
Here you'll find fact sheets on a range of liquor licensing topics.
The Victorian Government has extended the freeze on granting new liquor licence applications to trade after 1am in local governments areas of Melbourne (including Docklands), Stonnington, Yarra and Port Phillip, until 30 June 2019.
The star rating system provides greater incentives for licensees to comply with Victoria’s liquor licensing laws.