Liquor Permits

All organisations selling or consuming alcohol on Council property or Reserves are required to have a Liquor Permit:

Application for Approval to Consume or Sell Alcohol

Seasonal sporting and community groups can make a season Liquor Permit Application. Approval will only be granted upon a current copy of the organisations Public Liability and Building Insurance (if applicable) being provided to Council.

Failure to apply is a breach of conditions for those community or recreational organisations that have a property lease with the Shire of East Pilbara.

In addition to the above, those functions selling alcohol on Council property also require an Occasional Licence from the following:

Clerk of Courts
Hawke Street
South Hedland WA 6722.
Phone: 08 9172 9300
Fax: 08 9172 9330

Occasional Licence Applications need to be lodged 2-3 weeks prior to the function to ensure the application is approved.

Fees and Charges for 2017-18

Applications for approval to consume alcohol on Council Reserves or Premises are as follows:

Consumption of Alcohol

  • $20.00 per application; OR
  • $150.00 for an annual permit.

Please Note: No sale of Liquor is permitted on this application.

Sale and Consumption of Alcohol - Not for Profit Community Organisations

  • $50.00 per application; OR
  • $200.00 for an annual permit

Sale and Consumption of Alcohol - Commercial

  • $100.00 per application.