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As a liquor wholesaler, there are obligations you should be aware of. These are outlined on this page.
Here you'll find fact sheets on a range of liquor licensing topics.
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.
The Liquor Control Reform Act 1998 (the Act) regulates the supply and consumption of liquor in Victoria.
Liquor licences are due for renewal by 31 December each year. Each licence incurs a separate fee and a number of factors determine how much a licensee is required to pay.
There are more than 80 liquor forums across Victoria. If you would like to join a liquor forum, find the one closest to you, and email or phone one of the contacts listed below.
To help support new entrants to the industry, the VCGLR has the following key information and guidelines for new licensees.
The following pages provide compliance and enforcement information related to pre-retail liquor licences.
There are clear standards and guidelines for licensees to follow when advertising or promoting liquor sale or events.
This page summarises the results of prosecutions for the 2009-2010 financial year. As of 6 February 2012, the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation, Compliance and Audit replaced the Department of Justice's Compliance Directorate.