This allows the new owner of a licensed premise to trade on an existing licence until they obtain a new licence in their own name.
Your temporary authority application should be lodged at least 10 working days before the takeover date. You cannot sell alcohol until the temporary authority has been issued.
Lodge your application as early as possible before the takeover date. If all relevant information is received and the Inspector and Police have no objection, a temporary authority normally can be issued within that 10 day period.