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New Liquor Licenses

General Application Information

Regarding All Liquor and 3.2% Beer Applications in the City of Boulder

You must schedule an appointment to submit your complete application prior to or on the deadline date. Please call at least 3-4 days before you wish to submit, as appointments on the deadline date tend to fill up fast.

  1. Read all materials before requesting further information or forms.
  2. Refer to the Checklist of Required Documents and prepare all required forms/documents. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
  3. Refer to the Rules of Procedure document for specifics of how to prepare your Plans & Specifications, how & when to submit your application, information about fees, and more. Failing to read and understand this will be detrimental to your application. 
  4. Your application must be submitted in accordance with the following criteria:
  • All forms and other documents must be submitted in duplicate. One set should contain original applications.  Supporting documents (i.e., leases, loans, etc.) can be copies; the second set should contain photocopies (single-sided) of each item.
  • All documentation is to be submitted on 8-½" x 11" paper.
  • Remove all staples from all documents in all sets.
  • All information must be typewritten or legibly printed in ink.
  • Arrange all documents in the order listed on the Checklist of Required Documents.


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