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​Liquor Fee Schedule


Effective as at 1 September 2018

 Application for a new licence/licence removal

Licence Type


Form ID

Licensing fee

Processing fee#

Total application fee

Licence application
Licence removal
Small barAPP200*AM0245$150$235
$385
ClubAPP300*AM0300$100$450$550

Producer/wholesaler On-premises Hotel (general)

APP800*
APP600*
AP
P400*

AM0800
AM0600
AM
0400

$300$470$770
Packaged liquorAPP700*AM0700$1000$1201$2201
Hotel (full)APP400*AM0400$1500$1252
$2752


Fees are subject to change without notice and do not incur GST.

# The processing fee component is non-refundable in the event the application is withdrawn or not granted.

*Eligible for a 10% discount off the processing fee if the licence application is lodged online.

 Application for a limited licence

Licence TypeForm IDLicensing feeProcessing fee#Total application fee
Online single functionAPP500NNil$88$88

Single function Trade fair Special event

APP500
APP560* 
APP540*

Nil
$165$165
Multi-functionAPP520*$100$450$550
Large scale commercial event - trade fair or special eventAPP561
APP541
Nil$650$650

Fees are subject to change without notice and do not incur GST.

# The processing fee component is non-refundable in the event the application is withdrawn or not granted.

*Eligible for a 10% discount off the processing fee if the licence application is lodged online.

 Application for a liquor licence transfer

Licence Type ​
Form ID ​Licensing fee ​Processing fee* ​
Total application fee ​
Transfer with consentOwner in possession
Limited licenceAM0321* ​ ​
AM0322* ​ ​Nil$110$110

Producer/wholesaler On-premises

Small bar

$200$240$440
Hotel (general bar and full) Packaged liquor$300$470$770
Transfer notification ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
Limited licenceAM0330* ​ ​ ​
​ ​
Nil ​ ​$54$54

Producer/wholesaler On-premises

Small bar

$216$216
Hotel (general bar and full) Packaged liquor$379$379
Transfer due to bankruptcy, death, disability etc ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
All licence typesAM0323* ​Nil$110$110
Club transfer (amalgamation)​ ​
Club licenceAM0325 ​$200$240$440


Fees are subject to change without notice and do not incur GST.

# The processing fee component is non-refundable in the event the application is withdrawn or not granted.

*Eligible for a 10% discount off the processing fee if the licence application is lodged online.

 Application for ongoing extended trading authorisation


Authorisation typeForm IDLicensing feeProcessing fee#Total application fee
On premises, hotel (general bar and full), producer/wholesaler and clubs – general provisions ​ ​ ​ ​
Allowing trade until midnightAM0020O* AM0020H* AM0020W* AM0020C* ​ ​$100$230$330
Allowing trade after midnight until anytime that is not later than 1:30am$1500$1252$2752
Allowing trade at any time after 1:30am that is not later than 5am$2500$1352
$3852
On premises – special provisions ​ ​ ​
Relating to a catering serviceAM0020O* ​Nil$110$110
Allowing trade after midnight (where liquor sale is related to a meal or accommodation)$100$230$330
Hotel – special occasion ​ ​ ​ ​
For a special occasionAM0020SNil$110$110
Packaged ​ ​ ​ ​
Allowing additional trading hoursAM0020P*$100$230$330
Small bar ​ ​ ​ ​
Allowing additional trading hoursAM0020B*$750$626$1376
Multi-occasion ​ ​ ​ ​

If licensed premises is authorised to regularly trade until at least 3am 6 months before and:

• those extended hours have been reduced under the Act; or

• an application has been made
within that 6 month period to reduce those extended hours; or

• the licensee has requested within that 6 month period for a condition to be imposed that would reduce trading hours.

AM0020MNil
$162$162
In any other case $500$582$1082

Fees are subject to change without notice and do not incur GST.

# The processing fee component is non-refundable in the event the application is withdrawn or not granted.

* Eligible for a 10% discount off the processing fee if accompanying a new licence application and if the licence application is lodged online.

 Application to change licence conditions

Authorisation typeForm IDLicensing feeProcessing fee#Total application fee
Application to vary or revoke a condition ​ ​ ​ ​
Application to vary or revoke a condition imposed or is taken to be imposed by Liquor & Gaming NSWAM0120Nil$110$110
Vary six hour closure periodAM0488$100$230$330

Fees are subject to change without notice and do not incur GST.

# The processing fee component is non-refundable in the event the application is withdrawn or not granted.




 Application to vary the licence

ApplicationForm IDLicensing feeProcessing fee#Total application fee

Change licence name Change business type (On-premises) Lease or sublease part of premises Temporary premises

AM0540*
AM0525
AM0570
AM0444
Nil$110$110
Suspend licence or vary/revoke licence suspensionAM0095Nil$216$216
Change of licensed boundaryAM0520Nil$220$220
Cease liquor sales during standard hoursAM0140Nil$440$440

Fees are subject to change without notice and do not incur GST.

# The processing fee component is non-refundable in the event the application is withdrawn or not granted.

*Eligible for a 10% discount off the processing fee if the licence application is lodged online.

 Approved manager application fees

ApplicationForm IDLicensing feeProcessing fee#Total application fee
Approved manager approvalAPP900*Nil$110$110
Change approved manager approvalAM0925Nil$110
$110

Fees are subject to change without notice and do not incur GST.

# The processing fee component is non-refundable in the event the application is withdrawn or not granted.

*Eligible for a 10% discount off the processing fee if the licence application is lodged online.

 Exceptions and exemptions

Exception or exemptionForm IDLicensing feeProcessing fee#Total application fee
From 5 km ruleAM0155Nil$50$50
From food requirement
From open to public requirement From licensee must not be absent> 6 weeks
From sales/supply/serve liquor requirement
AM0150
AM0160
AM0170
AM0180  
Nil          $110          $110          
Half-hour live entertainment exemption to 1.30am lock out and 3.00am last drinksAM0660Nil$250$250
Exemption from a precinct related special licence conditionAM0655Nil$500$500

Fees are subject to change without notice and do not incur GST.

# The processing fee component is non-refundable in the event the application is withdrawn or not granted.

 Authorisations

AuthorisationsForm IDLicensing feeProcessing fee#Total application fee
Clubs ​ ​ ​ ​

Club functions
Junior members Non restricted area

AM0010*
AM0035
AM0050*

Nil$100$100
Hotel (General bar and Full) ​ ​ ​ ​
Minors area Minors functions Residents bar Function on other premisesAM0040* AM0045*
AM0060
AM0030*
Nil      $110      $110      
Large scale commercial event function on other premises
AM0031*Nil$450$450
Producer/wholesaler ​ ​ ​ ​
Drink on-premisesAM0015*Nil$110$110
On premises ​ ​ ​ ​
Primary serviceAM0055*Nil$110$110

Sale on other premises Takeaway sales
Vessel trading

AM0065
AM0070
AM0075
   

Fees are subject to change without notice and do not incur GST.

# The processing fee component is non-refundable in the event the application is withdrawn or not granted.

* Eligible for a 10% discount off the processing fee if accompanying a new licence application and if the licence application is lodged online.

 Other applications/miscellaneous

ApplicationForm IDLicensing feeProcessing fee#Total application fee
Banning order by licenseeAM0343Nil$110$110
Review of delegated decision by ILGA ​ ​ ​ ​
Requested by applicantAPP998 ​NilSame as application fee

Same as application fee

Requested by person other than the applicantNil$100$100
Review of Secretary decision by ILGA ​ ​ ​ ​
Aggrieved personAM0666Nil$500$500

Fees are subject to change without notice and do not incur GST.

# The processing fee component is non-refundable in the event the application is withdrawn or not granted.

 2019 Annual liquor licence fee model



* Risk-based loadings only apply to some licences. To find out if they apply to you visit liquorandgaming.nsw.gov.au

† For any licence listed as declared premises under the violent venues scheme in the relevant compliance period, a compliance history risk loading will apply as part of the annual liquor licence fee.

 Further information


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