The City Clerk’s office processes all types of liquor license transactions. Some applications
- special events,
- modification of premises
- change in stockholders
- art gallery permits
can be approved by the city staff. Transfer of ownership or new licenses are approved by the Liquor License Authority.
There are a variety of types of liquor licenses. The checklist of required documents regardless of the type of license can be found here
The annual fees for liquor licenses can be found here. These fees were increased $50 starting January 2013
The City of Aspen requires alcohol awareness training for 75% of servers in any liquor licensed establishment, Section 5.08.080 of the Municipal Code. This training is valid for 3 years.