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Alcohol Application Public Notices
Ngā pānui tūmatanui
Applications for alcohol licences are publicly notified below.
From 31 August 2023, anyone can object to an application for a licence, licence renewal, variation of licence conditions or special licence, with narrow exceptions for trade competitors and their surrogates. Objections must be received within 25 working days* of the notice being published.
Current Public Notices
The following table lists the currently notified alcohol licence applications.
|Applicant / Licensee||Trading Name||Premises Address||Nature of Business||Application Type||Last Date for Public Objection||Full Public Notice|
|Cowgirls Inc Limited||Cowboys||5-7 Church Street, Queenstown||Tavern||Renewal On||31/01/2024||Click here|
|Silver Sixpence Limited||Silver Sixpence Skin and Spa||87/5 Sir Tim Wallis Drive, Wanaka||Other||Renewal On||25/01/2024||Click here|
|Modern Catering Limited||Lobster Tank||38 Ballarat Street, Queenstown||Restaurant||New On||24/01/2024||Click here|
|Upadhyay's Limited||The Taj Indian Kitchen, Mirch Masala, and Bombay Palace Queenstown||75 Beach Street and 66 Shotover Street, Queenstown||Restaurant||Renewal On||24/01/2024||Click here|
|Wild Earth Wines Limited||The Stoaker Room||3 Mountain View Drive, Wanaka||Tavern||New On & Off||23/01/2024||Click here|
|Arrowtown Lifestyle Retirement Village Residents Association Incorporated||Arrowtown Lifestyle Retirement Village||1 Lady Fayre Drive, Arrowtown||Club||New Club||22/01/2024||Click here|
|Wanaka Squash Rackets Club Incorporated||Wanaka Squash Club||23 Stone Street, Wanaka||Squash Club||New Club||19/01/2024||Click here|
|Pog Mahones International Limited||Pog Mahones||14 Rees Street, Queenstown||Tavern||Renewal On||18/01/2024||Click here|
|Casino St Limited||Arctic Kitchen||Unit 20, Shotover Business Park, 185 Glenda Drive, Frankton, Queenstown||Cafe / Restaurant||New On||18/01/2024||Click here|
|Federal Diner Limited||Federal Diner & Fu Dog||47 Helwick Street, Wanaka||Restaurant||Renewal On||18/01/2024||Click here|
|Bike Glendhu Limited||Velo Cafe||42 Motatapu Road, Glendhu Bay||Restaurant||New On||19/12/2023||Click here|
|Pembroke Wines and Spirits Wanaka Limited||Pembroke Wines and Spirits Wanaka||24 Dungarvon Street, Wanaka||Bottle Shop/Tavern||Renewal On & Off||15/12/2023||Click here|
|Winnies Queenstown Limited||Winnies Gourmet Pizza Bar||7, The Mall, Queenstown||Tavern||Renewal On||15/12/2023||Click here|
|Million Dollar Cruise Limited||Million Dollar 2||Convelle Wharf, Queenstown||Conveyance||Renewal On||15/12/2023||Click here|
|Aspiring Foodmarket Limited||Three Parks New World||10 Ferguson Drive, Three Parks, Wanaka||Supermarket||Renewal Off||13/12/2023||Click here|
|Double PW Limited||My Thai Lounge||69 Beach Street, Queenstown||Restaurant||Renewal On||11/12/2023||Click here|
|Three Cacti Limited||Odd Saint||1 Earl Street, Queenstown||Restaurant||Renewal On||11/12/2023||Click here|
|Trilogy Hospitality Group Limited||Hyde Liquor & Social||Shop 4, 40-44 Buckingham St, Arrowtown||Tavern||Renewal On||07/12/2023||Click here|
|The Boat Shed Cafe Group Limited||The Boat Shed Cafe and Bistro||847 Frankton Road (Frankton Marina), Queenstown||Cafe||Renewal On||06/12/2023||Click here|
|Dropping Inn Limited||B.Social||60 Anderson Road, Wanaka||Tavern||Renewal On and Off||06/12/2023||Click here|
|Daebak 2015 Limited||Tham Nak Thai Remarkables Park||Shop 101, Building 6, 12 Hawthorne Drive, Frankton||Restaurant||Renewal On||06/12/2023||Click here|
|Lake Bar Limited||Lake Bar||155 Ardmore Street, Wanaka||Tavern||Renewal On||06/12/2023||Click here|
|Azur Lodge Limited||Azur Lodge||23 MacKinnon Terrace, Sunshine Bay, Queenstown||Hotel||Renewal On||05/12/2023||Click here|
|Aspiring Village Residents' Association Incorporated||Aspiring Village Lifestyle Centre||23 Rodeo Drive, 37 Archie Douglas Drive, Wānaka||Club||Renewal Variation||05/12/2023||Click here|
|Shed QT Limited||Fino Wine Bar||3 Sugar Lane, Frankton Marina, Queenstown||Tavern||New On & Off||05/12/2023||Click here|
|Le Viet Group Queenstown Limited||Paddy Gaddy||20 Ballarat Street, Queenstown||Restaurant||Renewal On||04/12/2023||Click here|
|Ayburn Wines Online Limited||Ayburn Wines||Temporary Site Offices - Ayr Avenue, Arrowtown||Remote Sales||Renewal Off||01/12/2023||Click here|
|Go To Collection Limited||Madam Woo Queenstown||5 Ballarat Streert, Queenstown||Restaurant||Renewal & Variation On||30/11/2023||Click here|
Requirements for alcohol licence applications
Applications for premises alcohol licences (new, renewal or variation) need to be publicly notified. Public notices for all applications in the Queenstown Lakes district are published online above.
Licensees (‘applicants’) are also required to display a copy of the public notice at the front of the premises, so it can be viewed from the outside.
Anyone can object to an application for a licence, licence renewal, variation of licence conditions or special licence, with narrow exceptions for trade competitors and their surrogates. Any objections must be made within 25 working days* of the public notice being published.
Click here for useful information in regards to objecting to a licence, the process, and what to expect.
If you have a query about an application, a public notice, or the notification process, please contact the Alcohol Licensing Team on (03) 441 0499.
In accordance with s.5 of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012, a working day means a day of the week other than—
(a) a Saturday, a Sunday, Waitangi Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Anzac Day, the Sovereign's birthday, Te Rā Aro ki a Matariki/Matariki Observance Day and Labour Day; and
(b) if Waitangi Day or Anzac Day falls on a Saturday or a Sunday, the following Monday; and
(c) a day in the period commencing on 20 December in any year and ending with 15 January in the following year.
Have your say on alcohol licence applications
There are a number of ways you can input into the alcohol licensing process.
Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012
Read the legislation that controls the sale and supply of alcohol across New Zealand.
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