You are now able to complete all of your alcohol-related transactions with the AGCO online. With the launch of these online services, you now have the flexibility of choosing either a two-year or four-year term option when applying or renewing. For more information, please visit the iAGCO Information page.

The licensing fees listed below may be paid by:

  1. Visa, Mastercard or Interac Online

  2. Payments of $30,000 or more must be made by  Money wire transfer or electronic funds transfer (EFT) provided that certain requirements are met

Please do not send cash in the mail. Harmonized Sales Tax does not apply to these fees.

All application fees must be received by the AGCO before an application can be processed. If an application is withdrawn, or if the AGCO refuses to issue the licence for any reason, the application fee is non-refundable.

LIQUOR SALES LICENCE

Type of Application

Fee
(one time)

Fee
(two year term)

Fee
(four year term)

New application (with public notice)

N/A

$1,055

$1,355

New application (exempt from public notice)

N/A

$925

$1,225

Renewal application

N/A

$300

$600

Business/Operating Name Change (note: fee waived if name change is requested on a renewal or transfer application)

$80

N/A

N/A

Changes and/or Additions to Existing Licensed Areas (with public notice)

$815

N/A

N/A

Changes and/or Additions to Existing Licensed Areas (exempt from public notice)

$685

N/A

N/A

Rollover/Amalgamation - Liquor Sales Licence

$100

N/A

N/A

Share Transfer - Liquor Sales Licence

$1,000

N/A

N/A

Temporary Transfer - Liquor Sales Licence

$105

N/A

N/A

Temporary Extension of Hours

No fee

N/A

N/A

Transfer - Liquor Sales Licence

$1,000

N/A

N/A

Temporary Extension of Premises

No fee

N/A

N/A

 

MANUFACTURERS LICENCE

Type of Application

Fee
(one time)

Fee
(two year term)

Fee
(four year term)

Brewery: New and/or renewal applications

N/A

$3,150

$6,300

Distillery: New and/or renewal applications

N/A

$2,520

$5,040

Winery: New and/or renewal applications

N/A

$1,260

$2,520

Brewery: Manufacturer’s “By the Glass” Licence new and/or renewal applications

N/A

$450

$900

Winery: Manufacturer’s “By the Glass” Licence new and/or renewal applications

N/A

$450

$900

Liquor Sales Licence – Manufacturer’s Tied House (New - with public notice)

N/A

$1,055

$1,355

Liquor Sales Licence – Manufacturer’s Tied House - (New - exempt from public notice)

N/A

$925

$1,225

Liquor Sales Licence – Manufacturer’s Tied House - (Renewal)

N/A

$300

$600

Authorization to Sell VQA/Fruit Wine at a Farmers’ Market

No fee

N/A

N/A

Off-Site Winery Retail Store Authorization (New)

No fee

N/A

N/A

Off-Site Winery Retail Store Authorization (Renewal)

No fee

$265

$530

On-Site Brewery Retail Store Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

On-Site Distillery Retail Store Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

On-Site Fruit Winery Retail Store Authorization (New)

N/A

$265

$530

On-Site Fruit Winery Retail Store Authorization (Renewal)

N/A

$265

$530

On-Site Grape Winery Retail Store Authorization (New)

N/A

$265

$530

On-Site Grape Winery Retail Store Authorization (Renewal)

N/A

$265

$530

On-Site Honey Winery Retail Store Authorization (New)

N/A

$265

$530

On-Site Honey Winery Retail Store Authorization (Renewal)

N/A

$265

$530

On-Site Retail Store Authorization - Other Winery (New)

N/A

$265

$530

On-Site Retail Store Authorization - Other Winery (Renewal)

N/A

$265

$530

Transfer - Liquor Sales Licence - Manufacturer’s Tied House

$1,000

N/A

N/A

Transfer - Manufacturer’s “By the Glass” Licence – Brewery

$225

N/A

N/A

Transfer - Manufacturer’s “By the Glass” Licence

$225

N/A

N/A

Transfer - Manufacturer’s Licence - Brewery

$1,000

N/A

N/A

Transfer - Manufacturer’s Licence

$1,000

N/A

N/A

Temporary Transfer - Liquor Sales Licence - Manufacturer’s Tied House

$105

N/A

N/A

Rollover/Amalgamation - Manufacturer’s Licence - Brewery

$100

N/A

N/A

Rollover/Amalgamation - Manufacturer’s Licence – Distillery

$100

N/A

N/A

Rollover/Amalgamation - Manufacturer’s Licence – Winery

$100

N/A

N/A

Share Transfer - Liquor Sales Licence - Manufacturer’s Tied House

$1,000

N/A

N/A

Share Transfer - Manufacturer’s Licence - Brewery

$1,000

N/A

N/A

Share Transfer - Manufacturer’s Licence – Distillery

$1,000

N/A

N/A

Share Transfer - Manufacturer’s Licence – Winery

$1,000

N/A

N/A

Supplementary Wine Authorization (addition to existing licence)

$200

N/A

N/A

Authorization to Sell VQA/Fruit Wine at a Farmers’ Market (addition to existing licence)

No fee

N/A

N/A

Brewers Retail Inc. Store Closing

No fee

N/A

N/A

Brewers Retail Inc. Store Relocation

No fee

N/A

N/A

Manufacturer’s Licence - Business Address Change

No fee

N/A

N/A

Relocation - Off-Site Winery Retail Store Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

Relocation - On-Site Retail Store Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

Relocation - Supplementary Wine Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

Share Transfer - Manufacturer’s “By the Glass” Licence - Brewery

No fee

N/A

N/A

Share Transfer - Manufacturer’s “By the Glass” Licence - Winery

No fee

N/A

N/A

Surrender Supplementary Wine Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

Rollover/Amalgamation - Manufacturer’s “By the Glass” Licence - Brewery

No fee

N/A

N/A

Rollover/Amalgamation - Manufacturer’s “By the Glass” Licence – Winery

No fee

N/A

N/A

Premises Information Change - Manufacturer’s “By the Glass” Licence

No fee

N/A

N/A

Rollover/Amalgamation - Liquor Sales Licence - Manufacturer’s Tied House

$100

N/A

N/A

Brewers Retail Inc. Store

No fee

N/A

N/A

Manufacturer’s Representative’s Licence (New)

No fee

$30

$60

Manufacturer’s Representative’s Licence (Renewal)

No fee

$30

$60

 

FERMENT ON PREMISE FACILITIES

Type of Application

Fee
(one time)

Fee
(two year term)

Fee
(four year term)

Ferment on Premise Facility locations – Licence application

N/A

$1,000

$1,300

Ferment on Premise Facility locations – Licence renewal

N/A

$300

$600

Transfer - Ferment on Premise Facility Licence

$1,000

N/A

N/A

Rollover/Amalgamation - Ferment on Premise Facility Licence

$100

N/A

N/A

Share Transfer - Ferment on Premise Facility Licence

$1,000

N/A

N/A

Temporary Transfer - Ferment on Premise Facility Licence

$105

N/A

N/A

Relocation - Ferment on Premise Facility Licence

No fee

N/A

N/A

Liquor Delivery Services – Licence application

N/A

$500

$700

Liquor Delivery Services – Licence renewal

N/A

$200

$400

Share Transfer - Liquor Delivery Service Licence

$500

N/A

N/A

Rollover/Amalgamation - Liquor Delivery Service Licence

No fee

N/A

N/A

Transfer - Liquor Delivery Service Licence

$500

N/A

N/A

 

ALCOHOL AUCTION AUTHORIZATION

Type of Application

Fee
(one time)

Fee
(two year term)

Fee
(four year term)

Authorization fee

$75

N/A

N/A

 

GROCERY STORE AUTHORIZATION

Type of Application

Fee
(one time)

Fee
(two year term)

Fee
(four year term)

Beer and Cider Authorization (Category A)
Beer and Wine Authorization (Category A)

N/A

$14,000

$28,000

Beer and Cider Authorization (Category B)
Beer and Wine Authorization (Category B)

N/A

$2,000

$4,000

Authorization as a Wine Boutique Sales Agent

No fee

N/A

N/A

Transfer – Beer & Cider Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

Transfer – Beer & Wine Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

Share Transfer - Beer and Cider Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

Share Transfer - Beer and Wine Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

Rollover/Amalgamation - Beer and Cider Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

Rollover/Amalgamation - Beer and Wine Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

 

MINI BAR LICENCE

Type of Application

Fee
(one time)

Fee
(two year term)

Fee
(four year term)

Mini Bar Licence – New application

N/A

$345

$450

Mini Bar Licence – Renewal application

N/A

$105

$210

 

LICENCE ENDORSEMENTS

Type of Application

Fee
(one time)

Fee
(two year term)

Fee
(four year term)

Golf Course Endorsement

N/A

$400

$800

Caterer’s Endorsement

No fee

N/A

N/A

Bring Your Own Wine (BYOW)

No fee

N/A

N/A

Brew Pub Endorsement

No fee

N/A

N/A

Room Service Endorsement

No fee

N/A

N/A

Mini-Bar Endorsement

No fee

N/A

N/A

Wine Pub Endorsement

No fee

N/A

N/A

 

SPECIAL OCCASION PERMITS

Type of Application

Fee
(one time)

Fee
(two year term)

Fee
(four year term)

Industry Promotional Event - Sale Permit (per each day of the event)

$150

N/A

N/A

Industry Promotional Event - No Sale Permit (Per day)

$35

N/A

N/A

Private Event - Sale Permit (per each day of the event)

$150

N/A

N/A

Private Event - No Sale Permit (Per day)

$35

N/A

N/A

Public Event - Sale Permit (per each day of the event)

$150

N/A

N/A

Public Event - No Sale Permit (Per day)

$35

N/A

N/A

 

AMENDMENTS APPLICATIONS

Type of Application

Fee
(one time)

Fee
(two year term)

Fee
(four year term)

Change of Premises Manager(s)

No fee

N/A

N/A

Corporate Structure Change

No fee

N/A

N/A

Premises Information Change

No fee

N/A

N/A

Relocation – Transfer of Retail Store Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

Removal and/or Addition of Condition(s) on Consent

No fee

N/A

N/A

Removal of Existing Licensed Areas

No fee

N/A

N/A

Voluntary Surrender of Licence/Authorization

No fee

N/A

N/A

Removal of Ancillary Areas

No fee

N/A

N/A