The LGCA administers liquor licences for different establishments and functions in the province of Manitoba

Service Licences

Different Service Licences serve different purposes:


Dining Room


Dining Room/Lounge


Beverage Room – for hotels


Entertainment Facility


Customer/Member Service – spas, etc.


Unique Hospitality Venue – flexible licences

A Manufacture Licence allows the manufacture of beer, wine or spirits where owners/operators have a valid interest – ownership/lease – in the location’s property.


A Brew pub endorsement allows a Liquor Service Licence holder to brew and sell beer at the licenced location.  Special clauses in the Manitoba Liquor Licence Regulation apply.


Contact us for help with your Manufacturer Licence.


Permits licencee to resell alcohol beverage products for social, charity or reception events, one-time.


Special rules, such as ticket prices, prize awards and revenue, among others, apply for social occasion raffle events.

Special Events

A Liquor Licence comes with great responsibility and accountability

Protect your legal-age customers from alcohol overindulgence – it is your right to refuse the sale of additional alcoholic beverages to an intoxicated patron.


Comply with LGCA Inspectors and Police Officer inspections.


Kindly turn away intoxicated persons from entering your premises.


Ensure your staff is trained and certified to serve alcohol.


…and many more.

Your Obligations

Theirs is to ensure you are protecting your customers from alcohol overindulgence through inspection of your premise, liquor acquisition and financial operations; identifying underaged patrons, among others.


Inspections can be conducted by either an LGCA Inspector or Police Officer to ensure compliance with The Liquor, Gaming and Cannabis Control Act (LGCCA).


Can recommend and/or lay charges in violation of the Liquor, Gaming and Cannabis Control Act (LGCCA).

LGCA Obligations