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Licensing


Brewer of High Gravity Beer

A brewery license allows you to Brew alcoholic beverages with an alcohol content of eight percent (8%) or greater by weight.

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0034 Application for License to Manufacture or Distill or Rectify Alcoholic Beverages
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Collectors

This permit is for an individual who collects, not for consumption, commemorative bottles of alcoholic beverages, wine or distilled spirits for display to the public, either by appointment or on a regular schedule

Form Number Form Name
AB-0097 Alcoholic Beverage Collector License Application
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Consumer Education Seminar

Consumer Educational Seminars are permitted by the TABC and conducted by the designated retail establishment, or package store. AN application requesting permission to conduct an educational seminar may be submitted by the retail establishment. Form must be completed and notarized by owner of retail establishment. Application and accompanying paperwork must be delivered to TABC office four (4) calendar days prior to the event

Consumer Education Seminar applications must be mailed directly to the Nashville Office Only. E-mailed or faxed forms cannot be accepted.

Form Number Form Name
AB-0084 Application to Conduct Consumer Education Seminar
  Attach a copy letter of confirmation/permission
Delivery Service License

The delivery service license allows a licensed business to conduct deliveries of alcoholic beverages of eight percent (8%) or greater alcohol content by weight to be delivered to a consumer.

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0183 Delivery Service License Application
Direct Shipper

Direct Shippers license allows a Tennessee or an out of state winery to ship their wines direct to Tennessee consumers

Form Number Form Name
AB-0098 Direct Shipper License Application
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Distiller

Distillery License is for manufacturers that produce products with eight percent (8%) or greater alcoholic content by weight. A completed application and all required documentation must be received in the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commision Nashville office two (2) weeks prior to the Commission meeting in order to be considered to be placed on the next Commission Agenda

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0034 Application for License to Manufacture or Distill or Rectify Alcoholic Beverages
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Pending Link to TTB.GOV
Farm Winery

This permit allows a farm to transport its own locally grown product to a licensed winery for the manufacture, bottling and labeling of wine under the farm winery label. The wine is then shipped back to the farm winery for sale at retail. A completed application and all required documentation must be received in the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission Nashville office two (2) weeks prior to the Commission Meeting in order to be considered to be placed on the next Commission Agenda

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0113 Application Farm Winery License
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Rectifier

A rectifier license allows you to rectify alcoholic beverages eight percent (8%) or greater alcohol content by weight.

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0034 Application for License to Manufacture or Distill or Rectify Alcoholic Beverages
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Non-Manufacturing Non-Resident Seller

 

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0132 Non-Manufacturing Non-Resident Liquor Sellers Permit Application
Non-Resident Seller

Non-Resident Sellers license is for wineries, distillers and manufacturers outside of Tennessee borders

Form Number Form Name
AB-0018 Non-Resident Liquor Sellers Permit Application
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Retail Package Store

Retail liquor store license is for selling liquor by the bottle to individuals for off-premise consumption. A completed application and all required documentation must be received in the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission Nashville office two (2) weeks prior to the commission meeting in order to be considered to be placed on the next Commission Agenda

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0015 Application for License to Sell Alcoholic Beverages at Retail
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0101 Letter of Waiver
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0118 Retail Application Background Information
AB-0120 Credit Check
AB-0127 Retail Personal Financial Statement
Satellite Facility

This permit authorizes licensed wineries to establish up to two (2) satellite facilities where, generally, they may sell their wine for on or off premise consumption

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0130 Satellite Facility Permit Application
Wholesaler

Wholesale liquor license is for wholesalers distributing wine and liquor to TABC licensed Tennessee retail liquor stores, and TABC licensed Liquor-By-the-Drink establishments. A completed application and all required documentation must be received in the Tennessee Alcohlic Beverage Commission Nashville office two (2) weeks prior to the Commission Meeting in order to be considered to be placed on the next Commission Agenda

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0023 Application for License to Sell Alcoholic Beverages at Wholesale
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0101 Letter of Waiver
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Link TTB.GOV
Winery

Winery license is for wineries local to Tennessee, inside state borders. A completed application and all required documentation must be received in the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission Nashville office two (2) weeks prior to the Commission Meeting in order to be considered to be placed on the next Commission Agenda

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0070 Application Winery License
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Link TTB.GOV
Self-Distribution

Generally this permit authorizes certain licensed wineries who meet all necessary requirements to distribute their own wine to establishments that have a liquor-by-the-drink license that are within one-hundred (100) miles of the winery

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0131 Winery Self-Distribution Permit Application
Retail Food Store Application

Retail food store license is for selling wine by the bottle to individuals for off-premise consumption by eligible retail food stores. A completed application and all required documentation must be received in the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission Nashville office two (2) weeks prior to the commission meeting in order to be considered to be placed on the next Commission Agenda.

Form Number Form Name
AB-0188 Retail Food Store Application
Addendum to Application Addendum to Application for Retail Food Store Wine License
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire

Liquor By the Drink Licensing


Liquor By the Drink - On-Premise Consumption

Liquor By the Drink licenses are available for qualified establishments such as restaurants or hotels

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0017 Application for Permit to Sell Alcoholic Beverages on Premise
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0106 Food Affidavit
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Dept. of Revenue Price Schedule for Sales of Alcoholic Beverages for Consumption on the Premises
Liquor By the Drink - Limited Service Restaurant

Limited Service Licenses for restaurants are available for qualified establishments with gross revenue from sale of prepared food is fifty percent (50%) or less, and at least fifteen percent (15%)

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0017 Application for Permit to Sell Alcoholic Beverages on Premise
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0106 Food Affidavit
AB-0107 Security Affidavit
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Dept. of Revenue Price Schedule for Sales of Alcoholic Beverages for Consumption on the Premises
Liquor By the Drink - Caterer

A catering permit allows you to sell liquor, wine or beer on a by-the-drink basis at various locations in any city, municipality, and/or county where such sales are authorized

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0079 Application for Permit to Sell Alcoholic Beverages By the Drink Off Premise (Catering License)
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0128 Notice of Catered Event
Dept. of Revenue Price Schedule for Sales of Alcoholic Beverages for Consumption on the Premises
Liquor By the Drink - Wine Only

A wine only permit allows you to sell wine and high gravity beer at a restaurant locatedi in a city or county which has authorized the sale of wine for consumption on the premises

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0017 Application for Permit to Sell Alcoholic Beverages on Premise
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0106 Food Affidavit
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0124 Wine Only Acknowledgment
Dept. of Revenue Price Schedule for Sales of Alcoholic Beverages for Consumption on the Premises
Liquor By the Drink - Special Occasion

Special Occasion licenses may be issued to eligible bona fide charitable, non-profit or political organizations for twenty-four (24) hour periods. An organization may apply for up to twelve (12) events per calendar year

Form Number Form Name
AB-0038 Application for Special Occasion License
  Attach a copy of the 501C
  Attach a copy Letter of Confirmation/Permission
Liquor By the Drink - Club

A private club is a non-profit association organized and existing under the laws of the State of Tennessee, which has been in existence and operating as a nonprofit club for at least two (2) years prior to the application for the liquor license. You must have at least one-hundred (100) dues paying members, with suitable kitchen and dining room space for the members and guests

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0017 Application for Permit to Sell Alcoholic Beverages on Premise
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0119 Certificate of Good Moral Character
Dept. of Revenue Price Schedule for Sales of Alcoholic Beverages for Consumption on the Premises
Liquor By the Drink - Premier Type Tourist Resort

A premiere type tourist resort would be any facility qualifying under T.C.A. 57-4-102(26). These laws are generally specific to each location

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0122 Tourist Resort Application
Dept. of Revenue Price Schedule for Sales of Alcoholic Beverages for Consumption on the Premises
Liquor By the Drink - Airline, Boat, Train

These permits allow a commercial airline, or passenger train, or non-paddlewheel passenger boat to serve alcohol while traveling over or through any county in the state, but not while stopped in a county or municipality that has not authorized such sales

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0106 Food Affidavit
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0121 Airline Passenger Train Boat Application
Dept. of Revenue Price Schedule for Sales of Alcoholic Beverages for Consumption on Premises
Liquor By the Drink - Commercial Passenger Boat Company

This license is for a company that operates one more more paddlewheel steamboats for hire, licensed by the United States Coast Guard to carry at least one-hundred (100) passengers, while mocing through or docked in any county of the state, to sell alcoholic beverages on a By-the-Drink basis, except while docked in an area that has not approved the sale of alcoholic beverages. If you do not operate a paddlewheel steamboat, please see Liquor By the Drink - Commercial Airline, Passenger Boat, Passenger Train

Form Number Form Name
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0099 List of Corporate Stockholders and Officers
AB-0106 Food Affidavit
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
AB-0121 Airline Passenger Train Boat Application
Dept. of Revenue Price Schedule for Sales of Alcoholic Beverages for Consumption on the Premises

Permitting


Armed Forces Import

This is a one-time license to allow an individual who has been stationed outside the United States while serving as a member of the armed forces of the United States, the reserves, or a Tennessee National Guard unit, to ship any alcohol accumulated while stationed abroad back to Tennessee

Form Number Form Name
AB-0125 Application for Armed Forces to Import
Designated Managers

A permit for an individual in actual control of the alcohol, wine, or beer operations of a retail package store, winery, or a retail food store wine license.

Form Number Form Name
AB-0192 Managers Permit Application
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Delivery Service Employee

A permit for an establishment that is retained by a licensed retailer to deliver alcoholic beverages and beer.

Form Number Form Name
AB-0184 Application for Delivery Employee's Permit
Server

Server Permits are required for all liquor by the drink servers to serve alcohol

Form Number Form Name
AB-0001 Application
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Supplier's Representative (Non-Resident / Distillery)

Distiller's Representative's permit is for an individual sales person representing non-resident licensees, such as manufacturing facilities, distilleries and Non-Resident wineries

Form Number Form Name
AB-0029 Affidavit to Accompany Application for Distiller's Representative Permit
AB-0030 Distillers Representative's Permit
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Wholesale Employee

Wholesale employee permit is for an individual to dispense alcoholic beverages from the wholesaler's place of business

Form Number Form Name
AB-0014 Application for Employee's Off-Premise Permit
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Wholesale Representative

Wholesale Representative permit is for an individual salesperson representing a wholesale permit holder to solicit orders from retail licensees

Form Number Form Name
AB-0022 Application for Wholesalers Representative Permit
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship

Programs


Server Training Program
Form Number Form Name
AB-0081 Certified Trainer Questionnaire
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Responsible Beer Vendor

Check the table below for forms required for Responsible Beer Vendor

Form Number Form Name
AB-0089 Clerk List
AB-0091 Responsible Vendor Application
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship
Responsible Wine Vendor

Check the table below for forms required for Responsible Wine Vendor

Form Number Form Name
AB-0195 Clerk List
AB-0194 Responsible Vendor Application
AB-0116 Declaration of Citizenship

Other Forms


Other Forms
Form Number Form Name
AB-0201 Request For Replacement Permit
AB-0198 Public Record Request Form
AB-0009 Alcoholic Beverage Commission Questionnaire
AB-0095 Complaint Against Licensee
AB-0115 Annual Report Form
AB-0134 Trainer Class Notification
AB-0165 Agent Application Review Checklist
AB-0182 LBD Inspection Request
Pending Responsible Vendor Program
Pending Tennessee Department of Revenue
Price Schedule for Sale of Alcoholic Beverages
For Consumption On the Premises