Yukon Liquor Corporation

Yukon Liquor Corporation

Liquor licence and permit information

Apply for a liquor licence

  1. Complete the liquor licence application package. (PDF) 
  2. Submit the application package, required documents and a non-refundable application fee of $150
    • In person: 9031 Quartz Road in Whitehorse.
    • In Yukon communities you can take your completed application in to your local liquor store. A Territorial Agent will review your application and coordinate sending it to Whitehorse for review.
  3. Advertise your liquor application as a public notice, in local newspaper(s) for 3 consecutive weeks. We recommend working with our staff to make sure you meet this requirement.
  4. You may be asked to appear in person or by telephone if requested by the Yukon Liquor Board.
  5. The board will communicate its decision and reasons to you, the Yukon Liquor Corporation president and, if applicable, anyone who made an objection to the licence.
  6. Pay the applicable licence fee. Fees vary depending on the type of licence.


For questions about applying for a liquor licence email yukon.liquor@gov.yk.ca or phone: 867-667-5245 or toll free in Yukon: 1-800-661-0408, ext 5245.