Late Night Licence - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to supply alcohol outside ordinary trading hours (9:00am to 11:00pm).

There are three types of late night licences:

  • Late night (general) - authorising supply of alcohol for on-premises and off-premises consumption as per the current general licence.
  • Late night (on-premises) - authorising supply of alcohol for on-premises consumption only as per the current on-premises licence.
  • Late night (packaged liquor) - authorising supply of alcohol in packaged containers for off-premises consumption as per the current packaged liquor licence.

Your licence will specify the hours during which you are permitted to operate.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • be a suitable person to run the business
  • have adequate knowledge of liquor licensing law
  • be at least 18 years old (if applying as an individual)
  • not be disqualified from holding a licence or BYO permit under the Act.

You must make an application to the agency by completing the application kit. Please provide any additional information requested by the Director and pay the prescribed fees.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing requirements

The holder of this licence must complete an approved advanced responsible service of alcohol programme. This programme must be completed within six months from the date the licence is granted.

In most cases the agency will impose conditions upon granting the licence. You must comply with any conditions imposed.

Duration

As specified on the licence.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$452.20

Fees for 2016-17.

RenewRenewal

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

VaryVariation$203.80

Fees for 2016-17.

TransferTransfer$203.80

Fees for 2016-17.

Administering agency

Department of Justice and Regulation
Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation

Act(s) name

Liquor Control Reform Act 1998 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Liquor Control Reform Regulations 2009 (Victoria)

Contact details

Licensing Officer
Department of Justice and Regulation
Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation


Operating address:
49 Elizabeth Street
Richmond
Victoria 3121
Mailing address:
PO BOX 1988
Melbourne, Victoria 3001

Phone:

1300 182 457

Fax:

03 9651 3777
contact@vcglr.vic.gov.au

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