Orange County Government, Florida

Alcoholic Beverage License Review

Distance Measurements

  • Complete and submit an Alcoholic Beverage License Review Application including distances to closest church, school, package liquor store, and adult entertainment establishments.
  • Complete and submit the State of Florida Application.
  • Application is reviewed for compliance with Orange County Code, Sections 38-1414 and 38-1415 (regulations).
  • For approved applications, an authorized representative from the Zoning Division will sign the State application and the customer will contacted.
  • For unapproved applications, the issues preventing approval will be written and discussed with the applicant. The application can be either amended, or if applicable, the applicant may choose to apply for a variance from the Code requirements.

Temporary or Permanent Extension of Premises

  • Provide completed State application.
  • Owner’s Authorization for event.
  • Sketch of proposed area.
  • Use Agreement for on-site/off-site parking.

One, Two, Three Day Permits

This license category allows a bona-fide nonprofit civic organization to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption on premises for a period not to exceed 3 days for a single event. The organization must provide Orange County with proof of registration from the Florida Department of State Division of Corporations indicating that it is an active nonprofit civic organization. These organizations are limited to 3 permits per calendar year.

Permit for Special Outdoor Events

Click here for Special Outdoor Event Application

Fees

  • $273 (Fee Schedule) for distance measurements.
  • $8.00 (without distance measurements).

Submittal Guidelines

Completed applications may be submitted via regular mail or by email with a completed a completed Credit Card Authorization Form to ZoningInternetMail@ocfl.net.

Contact Us

Zoning Division - (407) 836-3111
Email: ZoningInternetMail@ocfl.net

Note(s): When utilizing email, please type in ‘Alcoholic Beverage License Review’ in the subject line. It may take up to 30 days to process an application through the Zoning Division. To check on the status of your application, you may visit Orange County Fast Track Zoning Review.