Liquor Control Board

The Harford County Liquor Control Board administers and enforces the provisions of the Alcoholic Beverage Laws as they are contained in Article 2B of the Annotated Code of Maryland and the Rules and Regulations of the Liquor Control Board.

There are numerous types of alcoholic beverage licenses issued by the Liquor Board. They range from 1-day permits, to 7 days a week, 365 days a year. There are licenses for on premises only sales, off premises only and on and off premises sales. Licenses are issued to clubs, fire companies, restaurants, taverns, liquor stores, hotels, caterers and stadiums. Fees for licenses range from $15 to $10,000 per year.

Renewal Packet 2016 - 2017
The Renewal Packet for the 2016 - 2017 licensing year is now available online.  Completed applications must be submitted by March 15, 2016, with a $45.00 processing fee.  For applications submitted after March 15, 2016, the processing fee increases to $200.00.  Download the Renewal Packet here.

Renewal Protest Application 2016 - 2017
The Renewal Protest Application for the 2016 - 2017 licensing year is now available online. Completed Applications must be submitted by April 1, 2016.  Download the Application here.