Alcohol Beverage Licenses

The Business Tax / Revenue section of the Finance Department is responsible for the administration of alcoholic beverage license issuance. Athens-Clarke County has approximately 300 licensed alcohol establishments. Each establishment has to obtain both an Athens-Clarke County alcohol license and a State of Georgia alcohol license.

Licenses & Information
Alcohol Renewal applications were mailed out on September 15. The completed renewal applications are due in Financial Services by November 1.

Applicants should review the  Athens-Clarke County Alcoholic Beverage Ordinance

Applicants need to contact Annette Loggins (706-613-3047 - to obtain the actual application, detailed instructions and comprehensive assistance to expedite the application process.  Sample License applications are available at the links below.

For further information see the State Alcoholic Beverage Code (OCGA § 3-1 through 3-15).

Contact Us
Contact one of the following staff members for more information:

  • Annette Loggins, Business Tax / Revenue Coordinator: 706-613-3047
  • Alicia Byrd, Business Tax / Revenue Technician: 706-613-3050
  • Joyce Fountain, Business Tax / Revenue Technician:  706-613-3560
  • Chuck Moore, Financial Services Administrator: 706-613-3052

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