Liquor Licence - Special - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to serve or sell liquor between restricted times or outside conditions covered by a general liquor licence. This licence authorises the sale of alcohol:

  • on a single premises
  • at the licensed times.

Special licences are typically considered where no other licence type fits your business requirements.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


Perpetual until cancelled or surrendered


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $4115.00

Fees for 2023-24

Transfer Transfer All $2054.00

Fees for 2023-24

Vary Variation All $147.00

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Liquor Act 2010 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Liquor Regulation 2010 Australian Capital Territory

Approval time

The Commissioner has up to 90 days to make a decision on your application after submission or any requested information has been provided.

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.