Auctioneer Notification (Liquor) - New South Wales

Service summary

If you are a professional auctioneer and you intend to sell liquor at auction you are required to notify the NSW Independent Liquor & Gaming Authority.  You will not require a liquor licence if you have notified the Authority of the information contained in the form.

You are required to comply with any direction given to you by the Authority. Directions can relate to the quantity or type of liquor that may be sold by auction or the manner or frequency in which liquor is sold.

Please note that auctions must be publicly promoted as an auction involving the sale of liquor.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible you must:

  • be a professional auctioneer
  • be 18 years old or over
  • be considered fit and proper for the purpose of the notification
  • submit the application form.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Remains in force until surrendered or cancelled.



No fees are required.


Administering agency

Department of Industry
Liquor and Gaming NSW

Act(s) name

Liquor Act 2007 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Liquor Regulation 2008 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Liquor Applications
Department of Industry
Liquor and Gaming NSW

Operating address:
GPO BOX 7060
Sydney, New South Wales 2001
Operating address:
Level 6
323 Castlereagh Street
Haymarket, New South Wales 2000


1300 024 720


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