Auctioneer Notification (Liquor) - New South Wales


You will need to notify the Authority If you are a professional auctioneer and you intend to sell liquor at auction. Notifying the Authority will exempt you from needing a liquor licence to sell liquor at auction.

You need 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 at auction, or the manner or frequency in which liquor can be sold.

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

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 person who operates an auction house, or is employed as a professional auctioneer
  • ensure that auctions are publicly promoted as an auction involving the sale of liquor.


Remains in force until surrendered or cancelled.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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You do not need to pay any fees.


Act(s) name

Liquor Act 2007 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Liquor Regulation 2018 New South Wales

Administering agency

Department of Customer Service

Liquor and Gaming NSW

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

General Enquiries

Liquor and Gaming NSW

Department of Customer Service

New South Wales
Operating address: 4 Parramatta Square
2 Darcy Street
Parramatta, New South Wales 2150
Mailing address: GPO BOX 7060
Sydney, New South Wales 2001
Phone: 1300 024 720
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