Liquor Licence - On Licence - Tasmania

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to provide alcohol for sale for consumption on your premises, with or without the sale of an accompanying meal. This licence authorises the selling of liquor between 5am and 12 midnight daily. It is usually issued to nightclubs, bars and restaurants.

If you intend to sell liquor for consumption off the licensed premises for specific occasions or events (such as street dining), you will require an off permit. If you intend to sell liquor between the hours of 12 midnight and 5am, you will require an out-of-hours permit.

If you are planning to allow patrons to BYO (bring their own) alcohol, please consult your local Council for compliance issues.

Please consult the Contact Officer 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

To be eligible for this licence:

  • you must be 18 years of age or above
  • you must be a fit and proper person
  • your associates must be considered fit and proper people
  • you must undertake Responsible Service of Alcohol training
  • you must be able to exercise effective control over the service, and any consumption, of liquor on the premises for which the licence is sought
  • you must give public notice of the application in a form approved by the Commissioner
  • you must be pay the relevant fees.

Please note that:

  • you may be required to supply further information (e.g. plans or specifications of any relevant premises, information about any associates, etc.) with your application
  • your application could be forwarded to the Commissioner of Police regarding your, or your associates', status as fit and proper people.

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

Duration

Annual.

Expiry

Licence expires on 31 December.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1240.00

Any on-licence premise other than a restaurant.

Apply Application All $620.00 For premises operating as a restaurant.
Apply Licence All $612.25

Any on-licence premise other than a restaurant.

General Miscellaneous All $310.00 Grant fee.
Renew Licence All $403.00

For premises operating as a restaurant.

Transfer Transfer All $620.00

Any on-licence premise other than a restaurant.

Transfer Transfer All $310.00

For premises operating as a restaurant.

Act(s) name

Liquor Licensing Act 1990 TAS

Application process

Apply

Before proceeding with an application for a liquor licence, it is recommended that you contact the Agency for more information.

If the Agency is satisfied that the applicant is qualified to hold a liquor licence, the application will be referred to the Licensing Board for final determination. An applicant will usually be required to attend the Board's hearing regarding their application.

Approval time

60 days.

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission

Contact details

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

Enquiries, Liquor and Gaming Branch

Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission

Department of Treasury and Finance

Operating address: 80 Elizabeth Street
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1374
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6166 4040
Fax: 03 6173 0218
Email: licensing@treasury.tas.gov.au