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This application kit contains all the information and forms you need to complete and submit your application.
This licence authorises the licensee to supply liquor on the licensed premises in sealed containers, bottles or cans for consumption off the licensed premises.
For example a packaged liquor licence may be granted for bottle shops and supermarkets.
To apply for a packaged liquor licence, download the *Packaged liquor licence application kit (PDF, 1.97 MB). Please make sure you follow the instructions in the pre-lodgement checklist before you lodge your application.
Applicants are advised to lodge liquor licence applications at least eight weeks in advance. The time taken to process an application will vary depending on a range of factors including the complexity of the application and any objections which may be raised.
This application must be completed when applying for a packaged liquor licence where trading hours extend beyond 1am. Download the *Late night (packaged liquor) licence application kit to apply.
For the selling and supply of packaged liquor via the Internet, please see Renewable limited licence.
Wineries that sell packaged liquor would normally apply for either a Producer's licence or a Renewable limited licence.
Information about application and annual renewal fees associated with liquor licences in Victoria can be found on our liquor licence application fees page.
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