Short Term Liquor Licence - South Australia

Description

You will need this licence to sell, supply, or permit the consumption of liquor:

  • at an event which you will receive commercial or financial benefit from
  • on regulated premises, whether or not you will receive a commercial or financial benefit.

Regulated premises include:

  • licensed premises
  • a restaurant, cafe or shop
  • an amusement parlour or amusement arcade
  • a public place being used for an organised event with an admission charge
  • a public conveyance
  • any area adjacent to one of the above.

Events are placed into one of three classes depending on the nature of the event and how you intend to trade. Classes determine:

  • the duration of the licence
  • hours of trade permitted under the licence
  • number of attendees permitted at the event under the licence
  • entertainment permitted at the event under the licence
  • qualifications and duties of persons involved in the sale or supply of liquor under the licence.

Please contact the agency for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You must be the host or person organising the event to apply for the licence.

Class 1 and 2 applicants must nominate a person to be in charge of the event.

Class 3 applicants must:

  • have an approved responsible person present at the event at all times
  • have and provide a copy of your risk assessment and management plan
  • ensure all persons involved in the sale or supply of liquor must have responsible service of alcohol training.

Please contact the agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

One or more days depending on the class of licence.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Fees are listed on the attached document.

Other resources

Application process

Apply

You will need to lodge your completed application with:

  • details of your event
  • a plan of the licensed area
  • a description of how liquor will be served.

Lodgement process

Lodge

You will need to lodge your application at least 7 days before a class 1 event, 30 days before a class 2 event or 60 days before a class 3 event.

Transfer

This licence cannot be transferred.

Additional information

Class 3 licence holders can apply for consent to host prescribed entertainment.

Administering agency

Consumer and Business Services

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 and Gaming

Consumer and Business Services

South Australia
Operating address: 91 Grenfell Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1719
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 13 18 82
Email: liquorandgaming@sa.gov.au
Website: Consumer and Business Services (Opens in new window)