Does your business require a Liquor Licence and how do you apply for one? Picture of a bar with cocktail shakers and ornate glasses lined up in a row. Rows of alcoholic drink bottles lined up in the background.

If you’re planning to open a business in Victoria that involves selling or supplying alcoholic beverages, you’ll need to obtain a liquor licence. Let’s have a look at the type of businesses that need a liquor licence and the steps to apply for one. 

Essential Permits & Approvals for opening a new or franchised Restaurant, Cafe or other hospitality business - Picture of the interior of a restaurant with tables and seats, and plates and cutlery laid out on tables.

Are you planning to open a Restaurant or Cafe in Melbourne or Victoria? To help you get started, we’ve put together a checklist of essential permits and approvals you’ll likely need before you can start serving customers.

Planning Permits for Manufacturing & Processing Facilities - Picture of the inside of a factory with complex assembly line of machines.

Fitting out or constructing a purpose built manufacturing facility in Victoria can involve a number of approvals, including a planning permit