An alcohol beverage license is required when any person is:
- selling or dispensing liquor;
- selling or dispensing beer or wine by the drink;
- selling or dispensing beer or wine by retail.
All alcohol license applications must have copies of the State of
Idaho Liquor License and Nez Perce County Liquor License attached.
Alcohol licenses must be renewed annually on or before January 31st each
How to Apply
To apply for an Alcohol Beverage License, complete and return the following documents:
For more information on Alcohol beverage licenses, see Lewiston
City Code Chapter 6 Alcoholic Beverages.
State and County Alcohol Licenses
For information on a State alcoholic beverage license, contact the
Idaho Department of Law Enforcement, Alcohol Beverage Control Office
Toll free (888) 222-1360 or (208) 884-7060.
For information on a County alcoholic beverage license, contact the
Nez Perce County Auditor's Office at the County Courthouse, 1230 Main
Street, Lewiston or by phone (208) 799-3020.
Please note: You may apply for an alcohol beverage license during the
interim of receiving your state and county licenses, but a license will
not be issued until copies of the state and county licenses are