Home     About us     New Citizen Info     Departments     Officials     Programs     Research     Buy Local/Think Local     Events
Departments >> Business License/Occupational Tax >> Alcohol Beverage Licensing
Thursday, November 26, 2015
Alcohol Beverage Licensing
Contact: Kelly Voelker, kvoelker@co.douglas.ga.us - Compliance Officer
8700 Hospital Dr.
Douglasville, GA 30134
Phone: 770.920.7351 - Fax: 770.920.7482

The Occupational Tax office is responsible for issuing and regulating Beer, Wine, and Liquor licenses.

The Costs are:
  • Beer License is $500.00 and Wine License is $500.00 and renewable annually for $1000.00.
  • Liquor License is $5,000.00 and renewable annually for $5,000.00.

    Rules and Regulations:
  • The physical location must meet Douglas County zoning requirements.
  • All licenses must be approved by the Board of Commissioners.
  • Resident of Georgia for one year.
  • Citizen of the U.S./Resident alien.
  • Background check from the Douglas County Sheriff's Department in Douglasville
  • RASS training certificate.
  • Three letters of reference.

    Further Information
    To apply please complete the Douglas County Application for Alcohol License, which is available to right of this web page in the green bar. Upon completion of the application and supporting documentation, please contact Occupational Tax @ 770.920.7351, kvoelker@co.douglas.ga.us to make an appointment to submit the application.

    Yard Sale Permits
    Alcohol Server Permits
    << Alcohol Beverage Licensing
    - Evindi Web Page
    RASS training and contact information.

    - Municode of Ordinances for Douglas Co.
    Link to Code of Ordinances on Alcoholic Beverages in Douglas County.

    - Training Institute for Responsible Vendors, Inc.
    Training Institute for Responsible Vendors, Inc. website for training and contact information.

    Alcohol Application - 42.5KB

    Guidelines for Beer License Existing Location/New Owner - 29.2KB

    Guidelines for Liquor License Existing Location/New Owner - 29.2KB

    Guidelines for New Beer License - 27.6KB

    Guidelines for New Liquor License - 28.2KB

    Guidelines for New Wine License - 28.2KB

    Guidelines for Wine License Existing Location/New Owner - 28.7KB

    Rass 2015 Evindi Owners & Licensee's Workshop - 171.0KB

    TIRV Douglas County Alcohol Licensee and Server Training - 2015 Schedule - 197.0KB

    Get Adobe Acrobat Reader To view PDF files, Download Adobe Acrobat Reader
    Frequently asked questions

    Douglas County Home