Liquor Licensing

All forms are submitted to the Town as approval begins with the Town Clerk's Office. If you have questions, email us.  

If you'd like to meet in person, please email us to set a time; otherwise we cannot guarantee availability.
 

Mail complete application, attachments and fees to:


Castle Rock Deputy Town Clerk
Attn: Lisa Anderson
100 N. Wilcox St.
Castle Rock, CO  80104

Please see tabs below for specific applications, information, and fees.

NOTE: The State Liquor Authority fees changed beginning July 1, 2017. 



Overview


Applications are approved locally and by the State (except special events and tastings which are approved locally only). Town Council appoints a Colorado licensed attorney as the hearing officer to act as the Liquor Licensing Authority.

New applications for Retail Liquor Stores and Liquor Licensed Drug Stores must be at least 1,500 feet from another Retail Liquor Store or Liquor Licensed Drug Store.

No Liquor license will be issued that is within 500 feet from a school.
 

Hearings


Hearings are conducted, as needed, for new licenses and possible suspension or revocation of a liquor license in the Town Hall Council Chambers at 100 N. Wilcox St.

Administrative approval


All other liquor applications are approved administratively.

Liquor Law


It is your responsibility to be in compliance - refer to the State website for any updates to liquor laws, rules and regulations.

Compliance Checks


Compliance checks and inspections are performed by the Police Department and the Colorado Department of Revenue.

Liquor License Forms
State Department of Revenue Liquor and Tobacco Enforcement Division
  1. Renew
  2. New License
  3. Changes
  4. Special Events
  5. Tastings
  6. Transfer

Renewals (submit at least 60 days prior to expiration)


If you need to renew your license, please use the Renewal Application Form the State mails to you 60 to 90 days before your license expires, or use the form linked below.

The applicant must submit to the Town Clerk's Office


Note: If you have any changes to the manager, premise, etc., see information under the changes tab and submit the appropriate documents and fees.

Renewal fees (includes $50 renewal and license fees)


  Town of Castle Rock  Colorado Dept. of Revenue
 Art License $91.25 $308.75
Beer & Wine License $98.75 $351.25
Brew-Pub License $125 $750
Club License $91.25 $308.75
Hotel & Restaurant  $125 $500
+$100/optional premise
 Lodging & Entertainment  $125 $500
Liquor Licensed Drugstore $72.50 $227.50
Retail Liquor Store $72.50 $227.50
Tavern License $125 $500
Retail 3.2% Beer On, Off and On/Off Premises $53.75 $96.25
Late Renewal before 90 days past due $500 $500
Reissue Fee (90-180 days past due) $500 $500
 Application Reissue Fine $25/day beyond 90 days $25/day beyond 90 days