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.
Before applying for a liquor licence to run a pub, there are a few things you need to consider, including licence requirements.
Fees are charged when making an application for a liquor licence, and annually thereafter as provided for under the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998.
Under the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998 (the Act), licensees are required to display certain signage (also referred to as posters or notices) around their licensed premises.
A restaurant and cafe licence permits the sale of liquor for consumption on the premises. This page contains information on how to apply for a licence.
A renewable limited licence authorises the supply of liquor where the scale and scope of the supply is substantially restricted or limited.
Here you'll find fact sheets on a range of liquor licensing topics.
There are more than 80 liquor forums across Victoria. If you would like to join a liquor forum, contact the one closest to you from the list below.