Bingo & Liquor License

Overview


The City Clerk administers the local processes of the City of Apache Junction bingo and liquor licenses. There may be additional tax and license requirements depending on the nature of the business being conducted.

Bingo Information


Applications are available by emailing or calling the Arizona Department of Revenue, Bingo Section at (602) 716-7801. Upon completion, the application is brought to the city clerk’s office where a public hearing date before the council will be assigned.  

There is a $5 fee payable to the City for the public hearing where the council makes its recommendation to the Bingo Section. There is also a $10 fee payable to the State of Arizona for the license.

Liquor Information


Application kits are available at the Arizona Department of Liquor Licenses and Control website. The department can be reached through the link provided or by calling (602) 542-5141.  Depending on the series of license you require, will determine where and how you proceed.  There is a $50 public hearing fee payable to the City. The Council will make a recommendation to liquor control. Liquor control makes the final determination. If approved, final application fees will need to be remitted to the city.

Special event liquor license applications are also available at the Arizona Department of Liquor Licenses and Control. The applicant must bring the completed form to the city, where it is processed and a City Council public hearing is assigned. There is no public hearing fee charged for these. The Council will make a recommendation to liquor control. Following the meeting, the applicant will be contacted to pick up the application and take it to liquor control.