Find out here if you need one, and how to go about it if you do. If you'd like to discuss your licence with a Licensing Inspector, you can book an appointment using this web form.
The Health Promotion Agency has developed two guides which you can find at alcohol.org.nz. The guides are designed to help people applying for a licence, preparing for a District Licensing Committee hearing, or objecting to the grant of a licence.
Wednesday 22 November 2017 - the last day for acceptance of any applications for Special Licences and Temporary Authorities.
The District Licensing Committee will not be operative from Wednesday 20 December 2017 to Monday 15 January 2018. In accordance with the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012, section 5, these days are deemed not to be working days.
Wednesday 24 January 2018 – the first meeting of the District Licensing Committee for 2018.
Types of licences you can apply for