Liquor Licensing

COVID-19 Service Update

In response to COVID-19, County buildings may be closed or partially open. At this time the Liquor Authority is working remotely. Please contact us via email at or leave us a voicemail at 303-795-4539. We will respond to you as soon as possible. Many county services can be accessed online during this time through our website. For more information and updates related to COVID-19, please visit

Liquor Licenses or Permits

Licenses or permits for the sale of alcoholic beverages are required in Unicorporated Arapahoe County, Colorado. All alcohol beverage license applications for locations within Unicorporated Arapahoe County must be filed with the Unicorporated Arapahoe County local licensing authority and given approval prior to filing with the State of Colorado Liquor Licensing Division.