Change of ownership

Notice of ownership of licensed premises.

Section 103 of the Act places an obligation on the owner to inform the Director of their particulars within 7 days of acquiring ownership of a licensed premises.

The Act  also requires the owner to update the Director within 7 days if their contact details change. 

Transfer of licence
Fee description Fee
Transfer of liquor licence
$889

In addition to the application fee, new applicants in respect of protection orders and permanent liquor licences (i.e. grant or transfer applications, with the exception of a club or club restricted licence) will pay an additional $154 fee for each individual in a position of authority (including each director and shareholder of the applicant company).  If a trustee is being appointed for a club or club restricted licence the $154 fee applies for the trustee.

Downloads

Submitting your application

Ensure all required documentation is attached to your application.

In person

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Level 2, Gordon Stephenson House, 140 William Street Perth WA 6000

By email

Ensure all documentation is attached to your email.

rgl@dlgsc.wa.gov.au

By post

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

PO Box 8349
Perth Business Centre
WA 6849

Disclaimer

This information is designed to provide authoritative information regarding the subject matter covered, and with the understanding that the Director is not passing legal opinion or interpretation or other professional advice. The information is provided on the understanding that all persons undertake responsibility for assessing the relevance and accuracy of its contents.

Page reviewed 29 July 2019