Alcohol Retailer Applications
NOTICE: Alcoholic beverage and tobacco permits are not transferrable, assignable or heritable. All permits must be returned to the office of alcohol and tobacco control within 5 days closure when the ownership of the business is transferred or the business is terminated.
However, when the business assets are sold to a new owner, the new owner may continue operating under the previous owner’s permit until a new permit is issued or denied IF:
- The new owner notifies ATC of the purchase within 5 days of the closing; AND
- The new owner submits a completed new business application to ATC within 15 days of the purchase; AND
- The new owner will operate the same type of business as the previous owner.
ATC shall be notified of any changes to any licensed business premises which increases or decreases the previously approved licensed business premises prior to any such changes.