Retail Sales of Intoxicating Liquor for Consumption Off the Licensed Premises

2019 Wis. Act 6, amended sec. 125.51(3)(b), Wis. Stats., effective June 26, 2019.

Municipalities are authorized to enact ordinances allowing retail "Class B" intoxicating liquor license holders to sell intoxicating liquor in the original package or container in any quantity for consumption off the licensed premises.

Applicable Laws and Rules

This document provides statements or interpretations of the following provisions of Wisconsin Statutes in effect as of June 26, 2019: Section 125.51(3)(b), Wis. Stats.

Laws enacted and in effect after June 26, 2019, new administrative rules, and court decisions may change the interpretations in this document. Guidance issued prior to June 26, 2019, that is contrary to the information in this document is superseded by this document, pursuant to sec. 73.16(2)(a), Wis. Stats.

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MS 6-40
Wisconsin Department of Revenue​
Alcohol & Tobacco Enforcement
PO Box 8933
Madison, WI 53708-8933
Phone: (608) 266-6701
Fax: (608) 261-6240
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Guidance Document Certification:

Guidance Document Number: 100014

September 6, 2019