Founded by a former California ABC Investigator, Liquor License Auctioneers specializes in selling San Diego liquor licenses on our one-of-a-kind license auction platform. Skip the high-pressure liquor license brokers and browse the licenses we have available to buy online right now.
Buying a San Diego liquor license can be confusing and time-consuming. We can shepherd your liquor license through the process to get you the alcohol permit you need to start selling beer, wine, and spirits quickly. Call us at 818.345.2226 or send an email.
Known for its tourism industry and large population, San Diego is one of the most popular counties in which to buy a liquor license. Why? In Southwest California, San Diego County is the state of California’s second-largest county by population. The county seat is in the city of San Diego. Known for the world-renowned San Diego Zoo as well as LEGOLAND California, San Diego County is not only a great place to live but also a popular tourist destination. The San Diego County Fair - Del Mar, located at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, takes place every summer during the months of June and July.
To help you serve all of those thirsty tourists, we offer online auctions for liquor licenses in San Diego County for the following liquor license types:
Each California liquor license grants the holder the right to sell in a specific California county, such as San Diego County. Liquor licenses are not transferable between counties. They are, however, transferable between owners, which means you can legally buy or sell any San Diego ABC license.
There are two ways to get your San Diego liquor license: through the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control -- the CA ABC -- or on the open market through a liquor license broker like Liquor License Auctioneers.
Using a brokerage is often the fastest or even the only way to acquire a liquor license because San Diego county limits the number of liquor licenses available. In some cases you may have to wait for someone to sell a liquor license before you can buy one.
That’s where we come into the picture. With our extensive connections to business owners and lawyers across the nation, we have exclusive access to San Diego liquor licenses that no other brokerage can claim. Even if we don’t have a license available on our innovative liquor license auction platform, we can find one at a fair price to suit the needs of your business.
We can help you navigate the eight steps below to secure your San Diego liquor license.
While this process takes care of the state of California’s requirements for applying for your San Diego liquor license, many municipalities also have requirements that must be met, such as zoning permits (CUP’s), regulations and other legal stipulations. Contact your municipal government to identify those requirements early so that you can work them into the process above without causing delays.