Liquor and Gaming

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​​COVID-19 Support

The Tasmanian Government introduced a number of measures to support businesses affected by the public health restrictions to stop the spread of the Coronavirus in Tasmania. The Liquor and Gaming Branch is administering the following measures to support liquor and gaming businesses.

COVID-19 Industry Recovery - lifting restrictions

The Tasmanian Government is now carefully lifting the public health restrictions, subject to public health advice.

To make sure your premises is safe to reopen you must put in place Tasmania's minimum standards for workplaces to manage the spread of COVID-19 and review our chec​klist. 

COVID-19 safety for customers

Staff in liquor premises are working hard to maintain a COVID safe environment.

To find out how you can keep yourself and others safe when you visit any location, go to or call the Tasmanian Public Health Hotline: 1800 671 738.

​​​​​Liquor and Gaming Branch arrangements

Liquor and Gaming Branch staff are working remotely as a result of COVID-19 controls. The reception counter at our offices at 4 Salamanca Place, Hobart and Henty House Launceston remain closed until further notice. 

Compliance inspectors will be undertaking compliance and enforcement activity as premises reopen and operate.

You can keep up‑to‑date via our website and if you have a query about your licence or permit please email us at or at​.

​The Liquor and Gaming Branch regularly publishes a newsletter with seasonal alerts and other news. You can find it on the Recent News page.  ​

Lo​oking for the Latest Liquor Licence Decisions? 

They can be found in Liquor Licence Decisions​ page​​.

​​Online Application Forms​​

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