New Entrant Training (NET) is a training standard developed by the VCGLR to ensure that applicants have an adequate knowledge of the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998.
An application for a liquor licence will not be granted until NET has been completed for all liquor licence categories except for a BYO permit and pre-retail licence.
Applicants who need to complete NET are:
If applicants have already undertaken an approved NET course, a copy of the training certificate should be included with the licence application.
The following courses are recognised by the VCGLR as new entrant training.
Information on each of the NET courses can be found on the Registered Training Organisation’s website. For details about the specific NET courses please contact the Registered Training Organisation directly.