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These application kits contain all the information and forms you need to complete and submit your application for a licence that can be held by sexually explicit entertainment venues.
Please make sure you follow the instructions in the pre-lodgement checklist before you lodge your application.
Information about application and annual renewal fees associated with liquor licences in Victoria can be found on our liquor licence application fees page.
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 licence authorises the licensee to supply liquor on the licensed premises for consumption on and off the licensed premises such as a pub or hotel with bottleshop.
To apply download and complete the *General licence application kit (PDF, 1.78 MB).
This licence authorises the licensee to supply liquor on the licensed premises for consumption on the licensed premises.
To apply download and complete the *On-premises licence application kit.
This application form must be completed when applying for a general licence or an on-premises licence where trading hours extend beyond 1am.
To apply download and complete the *Late night (general or on-premises) licence application kit.
Existing licensees are required to notify the VCGLR that they provide, or intend to provide, sexually explicit entertainment on the licensed premises.
*Note: these forms require Adobe Reader to complete electronically. Download a current and free version from Adobe here. To save your progress when completing this form, download the document to your device before commencing. If you wish to print forms and complete them by hand, please use Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge or Firefox browsers only to do so.