The procedure to advertise your “Intent to apply for a liquor license” is as follows:
Complete Form FSLA 02
Pay the advert fee of R 315.00 (EFT / Direct deposit / cash / card)
Fax / deliver Form FSLA 02 and proof of payment to the Publications Office, Dept. of the Premier
(Fax: 051 405 4396 / 5420) (Room 341 or 346, OR Tambo House, Bloemfontein – previously Lebohang Building)
Ensure that Form FSLA 02 and proof of payment are received before / on advert closure date.
Receive draft advert for proof reading
Return draft advert, with signature or “confirmation of content” email
Collect a copy of the Provincial Gazette / receive via email
Any new application for a liquor registration can only be lodged on the first Friday of the month .These dates are published in the Provincial Gazette and are attached above.
You must advertise your intention to apply in the Provincial Gazette and your local newspaper. You may use the same Form FSLA 02.
Pay the newspaper their advert fee.
The adverts must appear on the same date as the date that you lodge the application.
Copies of your adverts( 2) , as well as your application form, must be submitted to the FS Gambling and Liquor Board on the date of lodgement .
Please note that the application form FSLA 01 clearly states what documents you must attach to the application form.
Please pay the correct Liquor Registration Application Fee to the Banking institution used by the FS Gambling and Liquor Board.