Transfer of Liquor Licence Ownership and Physical Relocation Policy

Criteria for transferring a liquor licence to new owners or moving a liquor licence to a new location.

This policy outlines the requirements you need to meet to transfer ownership or move a liquor licence.

Information includes:

  • objective of the policy
  • who the policy applies to
  • what happens to video lottery terminal (VLT) registration certificates when a liquor licence establishment changes ownership
  • how a liquor licence can change ownership and be relocated
  • approval process for changing the size, structure or location of an establishment with a liquor licence

  • Policy

Author: Alcohol, Gaming, Fuel and Tobacco Division
Department: Service Nova Scotia