Approval of Liquor Manager - Licensed Premises - Western Australia

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to manage the operations of a business that sells or serves alcohol. It is a requirement that all such businesses possess a relevant liquor licence and that an approved manager is present at the licensed premises at all times that the premises is open.

Both an unrestricted and restricted approval are available. You will require an unrestricted manager's approval if you operate a business under a commercial licence, such as a tavern or liquor store. You will require a restricted manager's approval if you operate your business under a club restricted or occasional liquor licence.

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 approval you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • complete the mandatory training requirement
  • submit the required forms
  • pay the required fees.

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

Prerequisites

Duration

5 years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $168.00 -
Renew Renewal -

5 Years: $164 (lodged at Australia Post) or $126 (lodged online).

Vary Variation -

Upgrade from Restricted to Unrestricted Approval: $56 (in person); $15 (online).

Act(s) name

Liquor Control Act 1988 WA

Regulation(s) name

Liquor Control Regulations 1989 WA

Application process

Apply

Please complete your application online then lodge and pay for it at the post office. You will receive a receipt which allows you to act as a manager until your full application is determined.

Approval time

4 to 6 weeks.

Administering agency

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Racing, Gaming and Liquor

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Racing, Gaming and Liquor

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Mailing address: Gordon Stephenson House
Level 2
140 William Street
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address: PO BOX 6119
East Perth, Western Australia 6892
Toll Free: 1800 634 541
Phone: 08 6551 4888
Fax: 08 9325 1041
Email: rgl@rgl.wa.gov.au