IMPORTANT NOTICE: A Declared State of Disaster is currently in place across Victoria. For more information, see: COVID-19 information for licensees
Victorian liquor licences are categorised by method of supply or consumption of liquor.
Gambling fees are charged for licence applications, and a range of other activities relating to the licensing system. This page outlines these fees, as well as offences and penalties.
The aim of the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) enforcement regime is to encourage individuals and businesses regulated by us to choose to comply with their obligations.
Designated areas are determined by the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) in consultation with the Chief Commissioner of Police. This is done after reviewing the level of alcohol-related violence and disorder around licensed premises in certain areas.
This page includes all liquor-related forms.
There are special conditions and requirements you need to meet if you run bingo.
Released monthly this data set provides gaming expenditure by local government area.
Released bi-annually, this data set provides information relating to the total expenditure at each gaming venue. It includes venue classification and the allocation of electronic gaming machines (EGMs) throughout Victoria.
We are an independent statutory authority that regulates Victoria’s gambling and liquor industries to ensure their integrity and to minimise harm. Our vision is that Victorians and visitors enjoy safe and responsible gambling and liquor environments.
We are one of several regulators working in a system of oversight of the gambling and liquor industries and we work collaboratively with a wide range of state and federal government regulators and law enforcement agencies.
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