Fees are charged when making an application for a liquor licence, and annually thereafter as provided for under the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998.
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.
All mandatory liquor signage was updated on 29 June 2018. Please replace your existing posters with those shown below.
This page provides information on designated dry areas and what they mean for liquor licence applications.
There are different types of licences for a sporting or community club which are outlined on this page.
Depending on your situation, you can apply for two different types of liquor licences to operate a pub.
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.