The AGCO administers liquor licences for different establishments and functions in the province of Ontario

Allows establishments of different types to secure a licence for their location.

Contact us to help you determine whether your establishment qualifies.

Liquor Sales Licences

Manufacturer Licences

Permits the authorized manufacturer to sell products like beer, wine or spirits to the LCBO which arranges the distribution and sale throughout Ontario.

Other licences permit a representative to represent a manufacturer.

Contact us for help with your Manufacturer Licence

Permits a licence holder to consume alcohol for a one-time event.


Certain advertising and for-profit rules apply.

Special Occasions

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 AGCO 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 AGCO Inspector or Police Officer to ensure compliance with the Liquor Licence Act (LLA).


Can recommend and/or lay charges in violation of the Liquor Licence Act (LLA).

AGCO Obligations