Small Venue Licence - South Australia


A small venue licence authorises the sale or supply of liquor for on-premises consumption, but it is not a requirement to serve meals. If meals are provided, unconsumed portions of bottled wine can be taken from the premises.

A small venue licence is subject to the following conditions:

  • maximum capacity of 120 persons (including internal and external areas).
  • certain types of entertainment are prohibited.

Licensees will have to comply with mandatory licence conditions including the General Code of Practice.

Service type


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


2019-2020 fees:
$619 New licence
$619 Extended trading authorisation
$619 Prescribed entertainment consent
$134 Extension of trading area
$134 Responsible person or person in a position of authority
$22.60 ID badge (if required)
Other fees may apply; please contact the Agency

Administering agency

Consumer and Business Services

Contact details

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General Enquiries

Consumer and Business Services

Operating address: 91 Grenfell Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 2169
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 13 18 82
Fax: 0882268512
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