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.
A checklist of required documents regardless of the type of license or whether a new license or a transfer, 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.