Contact the Alcohol Beverage Regulation Administration

If you plan to sell or serve alcoholic beverages as part of your business activity, you must contact the Alcohol Beverage Regulation Administration (ABRA)

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The Alcohol Beverage Regulation Administration issues and maintains all licenses associated with the sale or service of wine, beer and liquor within the District of Columbia. Any business engaged in such activity must have prior approval from ABRA.

External Resource

Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs

1100 4th Street, SW, Washington, DC, 20024

Office Hours: Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm and Thursday 9:30am - 4:30pm

Phone: (202) 442-4400

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