Liquor Licensing - Fees & Charges

Liquor Licensing

Horowhenua District Council's Liquor Licensing fees and charges for the 2017/2018 financial year are provided below, and are effective from 10 July 2017.

All fees are stated as GST inclusive and are set by legislation. Council reserves the right to review any fees and charges at any time. Please check with Council for any updates.

Liquor Licensing Fees (set by legislation)    2017/18 Fees
Licence Application Fees - (New, Renewal, Variations)     
Fee Category (Very Low)   $368.00
Fee Category (Low)  $609.50
Fee Category (Medium)  $816.50
Fee Category (High)  $1,023.50
Fee Category (Very High)  $1,207.50
 Licence Annual Fee (payable on anniversary of licence date)   
 Fee Category (Very Low)   $161.00
 Fee Category (Low)   $391.00
 Fee Category (Medium)   $632.50
 Fee Category (High)   $1,035.00
 Fee Category (Very High)     $1,437.50
 Fees Payable for Other Applications   
 Temporary Authority/Licence   $296.70
 Managers Certificate (Application and Renewal)   $316.25
 Appeal to the Alcohol Regulatory Licensing Authority (ARLA)   $517.50
 Extract from Licensing Register   $57.50
Special Licences
  • Small Event less than 100 people
  • Medium Event 100 to 400 people
  • Large Event over 400 people
Class 1: 1 large event; more than 3 medium events; more than 12 small events.  $575.00
Class 2: 3 to 12 small events, 1 to 3 medium events.   $207.00
Class 3: 1 or 2 small events   $63.25