Tobacco Licence - Retail - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to offer tobacco products for retail sale. The licence enables you to sell tobacco products, such as cigarettes and cigars, at the premises specified by the licence.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • supply details of the premises you intend to sell the products from
  • provide any other information needed by the Agency
  • pay the relevant application fees.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

  • Applying September to November - $575.00
  • Applying December to February - $430.00
  • Applying March to May - $288.00
  • Applying June to August - $143.00

Fees for 2021-22

Act(s) name

Tobacco Act 1927 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

Business and Industry Licensing

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.