Approval for Young People's Event in Adults-only Area at Licensed Premises - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this approval if you intend to conduct an event for young people in an adults-only area of a licensed premises. A young person is defined as someone aged between 13 and 17 years of age.

Please use the contact details below to find out 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 for this approval you must:

  • provide details of the event such as the date, the start and end time and names of the people working at the event
  • provide further documentation if needed.

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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $135.00

Act(s) name

Liquor Act 2010 Australian Capital Territory

Application process


You must submit your application in writing and must be accompanied with a recent police check of all the people who will be working, whether paid or volunteering, at the event. The police checks must be issued no later than three months before the application.

Lodgement process


You must submit your application at least ninety days prior to the event date

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

Business and Industry Licensing

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Liquor Licensing and Permits

Business and Industry Licensing

Access Canberra

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Australian Capital Territory
Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6207 2343
Phone: 13 22 81
Website: Liquor Licensing and Permits (Opens in new window)