NEW YORK STATE LIQUOR AUTHORITY CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP APPLICATIONS NOW REQUIRE PRIOR NOTICE TO COMMUNI
MUNICIPAL NOTIFICATION CHANGES: Effective immediately there are major changes in the 30 day advance municipal notification requirements. Some changes affect the entire state, others affect licensees in New York City and still others affect licensees outside of the five boroughs of New York City. Here is a breakdown of the changes:
STATEWIDE: Municipal notification for original on premises applications remains in place statewide; All licensees must now pay the same $128.00 corporate change fee.
OUTSIDE OF NEW YORK CITY: All alteration and license renewal notification requirements for licensees are eliminated outside of the City of New York.
NEW YORK CITY: Substantial corporate changes (80% ownership interest or more) will now require 30 days prior notification to Community Boards for New York City licensees. Alteration and license renewal notification requirements remain in place for New York City licensees with the exception of off premises licensees who will no longer need to notify Community Boards of alterations.