What happens next
If you apply to renew your licence at least 20 working days before it expires, you can continue selling alcohol with no gap in business.
We will forward your application to the District Licensing Committee who will make the final decision.
Publish a public notice
Place your public notice as soon as possible.
See Notify the public of your alcohol licence application.
If your application is approved
If your application is approved, we'll post your renewed licence to you.
If your application is contested
We will let you know if:
- members of the public object to your application
- New Zealand Police, Auckland Regional Public Health Service or our inspector oppose your application.
The District Licensing Committee will contact you if you need to attend a public hearing before a final decision is made.