To help support new entrants to the industry, the VCGLR has the following key information and guidelines for new licensees.
Trading restrictions may apply on certain public holidays.
On this page you will find links to information about your obligations relating to packaged liquor licences.
The following pages provide compliance and enforcement information related to liquor licences.
This page provides information on designated dry areas and what they mean for liquor licence applications.
Liquor licences are due for renewal by 31 December each year irrespective of when the licence is granted. Each licence incurs a separate fee and a number of factors determine how much a licensee is required to pay.
This page summarises the results of prosecutions by the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) for the 2014-2015 financial year.
The Victorian Government has extended the freeze on granting new liquor licence applications to trade after 1am in local governments areas of Melbourne (including Docklands), Stonnington, Yarra and Port Phillip, until 30 June 2019.
A red-line plan of your licensed premises needs to be submitted as part of the application process for a liquor licence.
This page summarises the results of prosecutions by the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) for the 2013-14 financial year.