License for Retail Trade in Alcohol & Tobacco

Lion's Mark Law Company provides the services of obtaining the License for Retail Trade in Alcohol & Tobacco.

According to the Law of Ukraine "On the state regulation of production and turnover of ethyl, cognac and fruit alcohol, alcoholic beverages and tobacco goods" of 12/19/1995 No.481/95-VR, the retail trade is activity in realization of goods to citizens and other end consumers for their personal non-commercial use regardless of type of payment, including those on tap in restaurants, bars or other public catering facilities.

License for retail trade in alcohol and tobacco is valid for 1 (one) year.

State fees for a license for retail trade in:

  • Alcoholic beverage (per 1 cash register): UAH 8,000 per year (quarterly payment possible)
  • Tobacco goods: UAH 2,000 per year (quarterly payment possible)

If a retail trading place is located in the territory of a settlement (village), excluding those that are within the borders of the cities, the fee is UAH 500.
retail trade in tobacco goods: UAH 250 for a single trading place
retail trade in cider and pear cider (alcohol-free): UAH 780 for a single trading place.

For obtaining the License for retail trade in alcohol and tobacco, it is necessary to submit the following documents:

  1. Standard application form;
  2. Extract from USR;
  3. Certificate from the State Statistics Service; - (notarized copy)
  4. 4-OPP certificate from the State Tax Service; (copy)
  5. Title / Lease contract for a trading place (floor space should be at least 40 sq.m.); - (notarized copy)
  6. Receipt confirming the payment of state fee;
  7. Cash register certificate from the State Tax Service;
  8. Passport details of the applicant (for individual entrepreneurs) or of the head (for legal entities);
  9. Bank details;
  10. VAT-payer Certificate number, Tax ID code;
  11. Information on previous license (if any);
  12. Power of Attorney to act on your behalf.

Services of obtaining the License for retail trade in alcohol and tobacco include:

  • competent consultation on the lisensing procedure;
  • representing your interests before the licensing authorities;
  • dafting the documents required for issuance of license;
  • submission of documents to the Department of Supervision over production and turnover of alcohol, alcoholic beverages and tobacco products;
  • obtaining the license.

IMPORTANT! To obtain a license for retail trade in alcohol beverages and tobacco goods , it is necessary to have the non-residential premises (own or leased) where the retail sale of tobacco and alcohol products will take its place;, as well as the cash register duly registered by the tax authorities.

    After completeion of the license obtaining procedure You will get:

    • A state-recognized License;

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