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Information and process for issuing major event licences.
This year for the first time ever, White Night Melbourne will be running over three consecutive nights from Thursday 22 - Saturday 24 August.
If you apply for a major event licence, you have certain obligations to abide by.
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 major or temporary liquor licences.
The following pages provide compliance and enforcement information related to major or temporary liquor licences.
The annual White Night festival is shaking things up in 2017 taking place over two iconic nights in two different settings.
To hold events that are open to minors in licensed premises liquor licensees or permittees must submit either a notification or an application form to the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR).
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 provides information on designated dry areas and what they mean for liquor licence applications.