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Alcoholic Beverage Control Department



**​Licenses are effective May 1 through April 30 each year.  Renewal licenses must be on file with the City ABC Administrator no less than thirty (30) days prior to expiration of the license for the preceding license period or the same shall be canceled.**​

Effective January 11, 2021:

The office of Alcohol and Beverage Control will be accepting applications for ABC License for the sale of Malt Beverage, Wine and Distilled Spirits in the City of Stanford. These applications may be picked up at:

City Hall​, 403 E Main Street, Stanford, KY

or by printing from the links supplied below.

The office may be reached at (606)365-4500.


The City of Stanford ABC Application may be printed by clicking on the below link:

The following acknowledgement form must be completed and returned with your ABC Application:

acknowledgement form ABC.pdf

The City of Stanford ABC Ordinance, Summary and Municipal Order of Procedures may be printed by clicking on the below link:

ABC Ordinance Package.pdf

Certified Alcohol Server Training Information may be printed by clicking on the below links:

ServerTrainingCover Letter 01-10-21.pdf

ServerTrainingFormRev 01-10-21.pdf

ABC Application Instructions Checklist

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