Alcohol Beverage Control
Ensuring all establishments selling or producing alcoholic beverages, including liquor, beer, and wine are properly licensed and conform to the law.
Contact Alcohol Beverage Control
700 S. Stratford Drive Ste 115
Meridian, ID 83642
For your convenience, our lobby is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm.
*Attention Benevolent, Charitable, or Public Purpose Event permitees*
As of July 1, 2022 you can now have donated liquor at your events – please see the new legislation below.
ABC Active License and Permit Verification View, print, and export current alcohol beverage licenses and permits.
**Please note** For current license holders – the online renewals are sent via email on the beginning of your renewal period.
License Expiration Dates Chart of alcohol beverage license expiration date by county.
Price Posting & ABC Reporting ABC Reporting Site for Price Posting, Monthly Beer & Wine Reports and Certificate of Approval Shipment Reports. If you experience any problems with the price posting program, please contact ABC at firstname.lastname@example.org
ATTENTION Wineries, Breweries, Wholesalers and Distributors: It is important that you seek county/city approval before beginning the application process with ABC. Please see attached form for guidance.
Letters from former ABC Bureau Chief, Captain Brad Doty
State Issued Identification Cards Information on the new State of Idaho Driver’s Licenses and ID Cards. [Aug 2018]
Notice to Liquor License Applicants Please read if you considering obtaining a liquor license in the State of Idaho. [posted July 2007]
January 1, 2019: The fee for applicant fingerprint based background check is $33.25 based on the fee schedule from the FBI. Cards sent with the wrong amount will result in a return of the cards and license application and will delay processing. Your cooperation in this matter is greatly appreciated.
Administrative Violation Penalty Schedule list of the common alcohol beverage violations and penalties associated.