National Cultural Institutions Licence

  1. Overview
  2. First application for a National Cultural Institutions Licence
  3. Renewal of a National Cultural Institutions Licence
  4. Ministerial Approval Certificate

First application for a National Cultural Institutions Licence

Important:

Please see important information related to the Waiver of Excise Duty on on-trade liquor licences on renewal in 2021.

Please submit your Ministerial Approval Certificate to the National Excise Licence Office along with the completed Application Form.

The application must be signed by:

  • the licensee, if a sole trader
  • one of the partners, if a partnership
  • the company secretary or a director of the company, in the case of an incorporated firm.

When Revenue has processed your application, we will issue you with a First Time Application Notice. This notice invites you to complete your application and pay for your licence.

All licensees require tax clearance and, in certain cases, a:

Revenue will automatically check your tax clearance status before issuing the licence.

Next: Renewal of a National Cultural Institutions Licence