The Arizona Department of Liquor License and Control issues liquor licenses.
Any person who plans to sell liquor in Arizona must apply for a liquor license at the Arizona Department of Liquor License Control. Contact Arizona Department of Liquor License & Control for applications and additional information. They can be reached by phone at 602-542-5707. The Arizona Department of Liquor License & Control will mail the completed application to the City of Apache Junction for review and recommendation.
The City Council’s role in the liquor license application process is a recommendation to the Arizona Department of Liquor License & Control.
The city charges a $50 non-refundable application fee.
The application packet is forwarded to the police department, the fire district, the building division and the zoning division for review and recommendation to the City Council.
The liquor license public hearing notice will be posted at the business applying for the liquor license for 20 days prior to the public hearing.
The City Council holds a public hearing on each application and recommends approval or denial to the Arizona Department of Liquor License & Control and they make the final determination.
Initial and renewal City of Apache Junction liquor license fees/permits can be viewed here.