Los Angeles county is by far the most popular county when it comes to holding liquor licenses. Maybe it’s the nightlife or the celebrity spotting but as popularity increased so did the process in getting one. As a business entrepreneur a liquor license may be in the scopes of your business plan. Here are three scenarios to help navigate the process in getting a liquor license in Los Angeles county.
I already have a location with a liquor license & I’m looking to upgrade.
Depending on the type of license you are looking to upgrade, pricing varies for each type of license. No matter the type of license, the whole process in obtaining another license takes about 90 days. Check out our article “ABC Liquor License Application Process”.
I already have a business established and looking to put a liquor license in my operating business.
Many business owners find themselves in this scenario since a census tracking can change year after year depending on how many people live in the area. We suggest calling the city and speaking with a planner to make sure you have the right permits for your business to put a liquor license at your location. Here are “Five Questions to Ask Before Applying for a Liquor License in CA”.
I am looking to get a liquor license for a location I’m interested in.
If a location you are looking to lease or purchase does not have a liquor license it is very important to check with the city and speak with a planner. A planner will be able to check if the location you are looking into needs any special permits such as a Conditional Use Permit (C.U.P).
Here at Liquor License Network we are committed in helping ease the complex process of licensing. Please give us a call or message us if you need assistance in obtaining a license in Los Angeles County. Our associates are always ready to help answer any further questions. Call today for a free consultation (800)735-9073