Microbrewery License

Microbrewery License: Allows the manufacture and storage of not less than 100 nor more than 60,000 barrels of domestic beer and 100,000 gallons of hard cider per calendar year. May contract to manufacture beer or hard cider for another microbrewery. Allows the sale of beer manufactured by the licensee in the original unopened container to be consumed off the licensed premise. May provide free samples on the licensed premise and at special events monitored and regulated by the ABC.

Microbrewery Packaging and Warehousing Facility: Allows existing microbrewery licensees to move products from their brewery to a separate facility for packaging and/or storage and delivery to a licensed beer distributor.

A licensed microbrewery may also apply for a microbrewery packaging and warehousing facility license, drinking establishment or caterer's licenses.

Licensee Information

Microbreweries are also required to register each label of beer manufactured prior to sale. There is no charge for a microbrewery to register their labels.

Application Prerequisites

Apply/Renew Online

To use the online system you must pay using an electronic check or credit/debit card. Please note that the payment processing vendor charges a service charge for electronic payments, $1.50 for an electronic check or 2.5 percent of the total for credit/debit card use.

New Application

**You must have an active Microbrewery license before you are eligible for a Microbrewery Packaging and Warehousing Facilities license.

Renewal Application

Brand Registration and Label Approval Forms

Monthly Return and Report

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