INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILING LICENSE APPLICATIONS
 TitleDescription
Special Liquor LicenseInstructions for filing an application for a Special Liquor License
New Liquor LicenseInstructions for new liquor license application
Transfer of Liquor LicenseInstructions for filing an application to transfer a liquor license (excludes Dispenser and Cabaret licenses)
Transfer of Class 5 (Dispenser), or Class 11 (Cabaret) Liquor LicenseInstructions for filing an application to transfer a Dispenser or Cabaret liquor license
Change of LocationInstructions for filing an application for a change of location
Sample Map & RadiusSample map & instructions for preparing list of property owners/lessees of record
Liquor Department Applications and Forms
*All forms are fillable
 TitleDescription
Request for Warehousing of Liquor Away from Licensed PremisesApplication must be submitted at least fifteen (15) business days prior to the request.
Temporary / Permanent Increase Of PremisePacket includes Instructions
Request for Alteration of Licensed PremisesApplication must be submitted at least fifteen (15) business days prior to the requested alteration.
Add/Delete form for Officers/Directors of a Corporation 
Off Premise Warehousing 
Temporary Decrease Of Premise 
Request to Change Trade Name/Address/Contact Information 
Add/Delete Members/Managers/Partners For LLC, Partnership, or Unincorporated Asssoc.
Request For Use of Gaming Devices/Entertainment Machines & Equipment 
Application for Liquor LicenseApplication form
Personal/Criminal History, Affidavit of Felony ChargesInstructions and Form
Free One-Day Special Liquor License ApplicationFor non-profit organizations
Direct Shipper Permit ApplicationPermit is based on calendar year
Solicitor's Permit ApplicationSolicitor's Permit Application
Household Goods Permit to Receive Liquor from Outside the State of Hawaii
Renewal ApplicationApplication to renew liquor license
Gross Sales Report - DispenserGross Sales Report form for Class 5 licenses
Gross Sales Report - Wholesale; ManufacturerGross Sales Report form for Class 3 and Class 1 Licenses
Gross Sales Report - Retail, Club, Tour/Cruise Vessel, Cabaret, Hotel, BrewpubGross Sales Report form for Class 4, 6, 9, 11, 12, & 14 licenses
Gross Sales Report - RestaurantGross Sales Report form for Class 2 licenses
Notice of Employment Form / Registration FormManager's Card Testing Registration Form (Blue/Red Card). Must have an appointment confirmed to take test.
Disturbance Report FormMust be typed
Notification of Off-Premise Catering FunctionRequires 5 days advance notice
Product Tasting Permit applicationApplication for beer/wine/spirits permit
Contact Information

Department of Liquor Control
Lihu'e Civic Center, Mo'ikeha Building

4444 Rice Street, Suite 120
Lihu'e, Kaua'i, Hawai'i 96766

Phone: (808) 241-4966
Fax: (808) 241-6585
Email: liquor@kauai.gov