Extended Trading Permits - Western Australia


You will need this permit if you already hold a liquor licence and intend to sell and supply liquor in circumstances that your licence would not ordinarily cover. The circumstances extending trading permits can cover are as follows:

  • alfresco dining - provide liquor to patrons seated in an alfresco area adjacent to your licensed premises
  • area - provide liquor in an area adjacent specified area
  • associations - sell liquor for consumption at a part of your premises to association members (club and special facility licence holders only)
  • catering - sell liquor as a caterer
  • cellar door premises - sell liquor on specified premises where you would not otherwise be authorised to (producer's licence holders only)
  • dining area - sell liquor with a meal outside the normal licensed hours (hotel, nightclub and producer's licences only)
  • lodgers / residential accommodation - sell and supply liquor at any time to a lodger residing in residential accommodation
  • ongoing hours - increase your existing trading hours
  • sell liquor without a meal (restricted / unrestricted) - sell liquor via table service for consumption on your premises with or without a meal
  • one-off events - sell or supply liquor at a one-off event (includes variations for area, cocktail functions, hours, non-member functions, nightclub functions and offsite catering).

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Eligibility requirements vary depending on the purpose for which you are applying.


Up to 10 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All Fee information is in the attached fee resource.


Act(s) name

Liquor Control Act 1988 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Liquor Control Regulations 1989 Western Australia

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.