You will require this licence if you intend to sell alcohol at your nightclub. This licence authorises you (the licensee) to sell alcohol for consumption on your premises only. You can only sell alcohol under this licence if continuous entertainment is provided to your customers by a live band or a DJ.
You may apply for this licence as:
- an individual person
- a director representing a company
- two or more individual persons or companies jointly
- an association.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this licence you must:
- demonstrate that the application is in the public interest, having regard to the likely health and social impacts on the community and sub-groups within the community
- demonstrate that the premises are suitable for holding entertainment events;
- be deemed fit and proper
- submit the required forms
- pay the prescribed fee.
For a full list of items that must be submitted with your application please see the attached documents. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
Indefinite subject to retaining the same premises and paying the annual licence fee.
Other fees may apply, including a probity fee for each individual.
For the initial application, the licence fee is charged at a pro-rata rate.
Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor
Liquor Control Act 1988 (Western Australia)
Liquor Control Regulations 1989 (Western Australia)
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