Beverage License Surveys

Beer and Wine Surveys,
Alcohol Beverage Surveys, and
Liquor License Surveys

Beverage License Surveys are required by Municipalities and counties for issuance of a liquor license for restaurants, neighbor clubs, nightclubs bars and liquor stores.

Counties and Cities have a specific licensing requirements. Part of that requirements is to include a Liquor License Survey with the application. Atlanta Engineering Services has been providing Beverage License surveys for more than 25 years. Call us at 678-297-2565.

Information required on a Beverage License Survey

  • Location of your facility showing access streets and highways
  • Size of the building
  • All churches located within a given distance
  • All schools located within a given distance
  • All schools located within a given distance and
  • Distances to other establishments that serve or sell alcohol

The Beverage License Survey is one part of the application package and is performed by a Professional Land Surveyor. The survey will show the location of the property and the building of the establishment that wishes to sell alcoholic beverages.

Requirements vary from City to City and State to State. All governing authorities require a survey by a Professional Land Surveyor when applying for a liquor license. Call us at 678-297-2565 for a free quote.

Reasons to Require a Survey?

The licensing authority uses liquor license surveys (Atlanta) to determine if the sale of alcoholic beverages at the applicant's proposed place of business would have a negative impact on the surrounding community. It also provides the applicant the information to understand why a certain location works or doesn't work.

Atlanta Engineering - Professional Land Surveyors

Atlanta Engineering Services has been providing liquor license and beer and wine survey for more than 25 years. Our professional land surveyors are very familiar with the requirement of local counties and cities.

We recommend that restaurant owners call us during the due diligence period to determine if their proposed restaurant location complies with the regulating authorities. This could prevent any hassles with being locked into a contract or lease when the location did not meet the minimum distance requirements of the city or county.

Atlanta Engineering Services works with Restaurant, Liquor Store, Bar, Nightclub Owners to provide the liquor license survey in a timely manner to meet the needs of the applicant.

The information we need from you to perform a Liquor License Survey is:

  • Your Name
  • Telephone Number
  • Property Address including city, state and zip code
  • Name of the Restaurant, Bar, Nightclub
  • Your time frame

Excerpt from the City of Atlanta
Liquor License application package:

"City of Atlanta Beverage License Surveys"

Alcohol Certified Survey:

Contact a certified surveyor to perform an Alcohol Certified Survey or Distance Survey. These surveys help determine whether or not your location would be in compliance with the State of Georgia Code which dictates that your location must not be too close to a school, church or government building. A certified survey of the proposed premises depicting the distance requirements as specified on the alcoholic beverage application. The survey must also state how the property was measured (from what point of the premises to what point of the measured location and the direction of measurement)."

(This information has been taken from the City of Atlanta regulations for use as an example of regulations.)

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