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 your obligations relating to producer's licences.
The following pages provide compliance and enforcement information related to liquor licences.
The legal drinking age in Victoria is 18 years, and it's generally an offence for any person to supply alcohol to a minor. This page contains information on under-18s (minors) on licensed premises.
The VCGLR publishes a range of data and information on this website on a regular basis. On this page you can find information on other licensees in your area.
Liquor licence fees are a standard business cost for all licensees, and as such all licensees should factor this fee into their business planning.
The VCGLR takes compliance and enforcement action against licensed premises that are found to be non-compliant with their licence conditions.
Liquor licences are due for renewal by 31 December each year irrespective of when the licence is granted. Each licence incurs a separate fee and a number of factors determine how much a licensee is required to pay.
This page summarises the results of prosecutions by the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) for the 2014-2015 financial year.