Alcohol Licensing

Alcohol licensing is managed by Queenstown Lakes District Council and covers:

  • All aspects of alcohol law
  • Duty managers certificates
  • Alcohol licensing courses
  • Licenses for venues
  • Complaints about a venue’s license or operating conditions


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Contact the Alcohol Licensing Inspector

Contact the Alcohol Licensing Inspector to discuss anything relating to the sale of alcohol , phone 03 441 0499 (Queenstown) or 03 443 0024 (Wanaka).

Alcohol Regulatory Licensing Authority – Annual Report 

2014 - 2015 Annual Report [PDF 57KB]

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