Lodgement Guides


Application lodgement

Under the Liquor Licensing Act 1997, when an application is lodged with this office to apply for the approval of a new licence, certain requirements must be met prior to that application being heard by the licensing authority.

Depending on the type of licence being sought, different requirements must be met. Click on the licence name to view the minimum requirements of each licence category.

Advertising and Notification

Once the minimum documents specific to an application is lodged with Consumer and Business Services a time will be set to hear the application. The applicant will be informed in writing of the hearing date and time.

Consumer and Business Services will provide advertising directions of applications as prescribed by the Liquor Licensing Act 1997.

Download the practice direction – application guide (PDF 280KB) for more information.

‘Submitting a Premises Plan Fact Sheet’ (PDF 383KB)