IMPORTANT NOTICE: A Declared State of Disaster is currently in place across Victoria. For more information, see: COVID-19 information for licensees
The Wholesale Data reporting period is now open and runs until midnight 15 August 2019.
To help support new entrants to the industry, the VCGLR has the following key information and guidelines for new licensees.
On this page you will find links to information about you obligations relating to pre-retail licences.
The following pages provide compliance and enforcement information related to pre-retail liquor licences.
Fees are charged when making an application for a liquor licence, and annually thereafter as provided for under the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998. This page covers the fees.
A pre-retail licence authorises the wholesale supply of liquor to other licensees.
Temporary limited licences are usually sought by persons or organisations holding one-off events, such as a ball or presentation night or a one-off event requiring an extension of trading hours or the size of the licensed premises.
This application kit contains all the information and forms you need to complete and submit your application as a liquor wholesaler.
There are things you will need to consider, including licence requirements, before applying for a pre-retail licence.
Liquor fees are charged for licence applications, and a range of other activities relating to the licensing system.