Alcohol licences

If you want to sell or supply alcohol in Wellington City, you must have a current alcohol licence.

COVID-19: Refunds for Hospitality Fees

Businesses can apply for a 25% refund for fees for food registrations and/or pavement leases paid between 1 July 2019 and 31 March 2020. 

Businesses that have paid full fees for alcohol licence renewals and/or food registrations and/or pavement leases after 1 April 2020 can apply for a refund.

Between 1 April and 30 June, applications to renew on and off licences, and alcohol annual fees, will be charged $1 plus the ARLA levy.

To apply for a refund use the Hospitality Registration and Licence Refunds form. Refunds will be processed within three weeks.