Currently, consumers have a great demand for retail alcohol products. According to the law, businesses are required to have a retail alcohol license to do business, which is one of the documents issued for a limited time. Therefore, when causing some cases such as expired or lost or damaged license, traders will have to go through some legal procedures to be re-licensed. So how to reapply for a retail alcohol license? To answer this questions, Viet An Law Firm offers an article on re-issuance of retail alcohol license below.
Provisions to reissue a retail alcohol license include:
Traders shall request to submit dossiers for alcohol retail license reissuance in person or by post or online at the Dossier Receiving Department and return the results of administrative procedures of the People’s Committee.
In case traders submit directly, one-stop civil servants shall guide citizens to operate on the unit’s computer system (if any) or actively manipulate on the system for dossiers submitted by post
This step should take about 1/2 day.
One-stop civil servants receive documents on the system and perform:
Note: Forms 01, 02, 03 are prepared on the system by one-stop civil servants and sent to the Trader via the email address registered by the Trader. Control slips according to form 05 prepared and authenticated on the system are as valid as paper process control slips signed by related units
This step usually takes place in 1/2 day. Leaders of the Economic Department approve applications, assign experts to process applications and accumulate on the system.
This step usually takes place over 3 days. The specialist assigned to receive the application on the system and perform the review and appraisal, one of the following two cases will occur:
The application processing specialist completes the reissued alcohol retail license and transfers it on the system and prints a hard copy and submits it to the department leader for review.
Note: In case the application is delayed, it must be accompanied by an apology form No. 04.
Leaders of the department receive the appraisal results, review the dossier afterwards:
The application processing specialist receives the results, transfers the letter to the number, stamps, issues documents, the tasks usually take 1 day.
Perform duplication and statistics, monitoring, and storage in the room as prescribed. Transfer the results to the Results Return Department.
The final step, notify and return the result to the Trader, collect the prescribed fee (if any) and request the Trader to sign the book according to form 06.
Depending on each specific case, the application will have different documents:
In this case, the profile includes:
In this case, the dossier should contain an application for re-issuance of a alcohol retail license according to Form No. 03 issued together with Decree 17/2020/ND-CP and the original or a copy of the granted license (if any).
Note: The number of documents is 01 set.
An application for a retail alcohol license reissuance can be submitted in the following ways:
The saving and sending of alcohol trading license shall be based on the provisions of Article 28 of Decree 105/2017/ND-CP (amended by Clause 21 Article 16 of Decree 17/2020/ND-CP), specifically for alcohol retail license:
Within 07 working days from the date of receipt of a complete and valid dossier, the Economic Department will consider and re-issue the alcohol retail license. If refusing to grant, they must reply in writing clearly stating the reasons; In case there are not enough valid dossiers, within 02 working days from the date of receipt of the dossier, the Economic Department shall make an additional request.
The fee for appraisal of operating conditions for a retail alcohol license reissuance (in case of re-issuance due to the expiry of the license) includes:
Pursuant to Article 27 of Decree 105/2017/ND-CP, the re-issuance of a new license depends on the following cases:
The term of the new license is 5 years based on Clause 1, Article 28 of Decree Decree 105/2017/ND-CP which stipulates: The term of a retail alcohol license is 05 years.
The term of the license will remain the same.
If you need advice on re-issuance of retail alcohol license, please contact Viet An Law Firm for the best support.
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