Nelson District Licensing Committee Applications

Nelson City Council’s District Licensing Committee (DLC) deals with alcohol licensing matters within our district.

The Committee is responsible for making decisions on granting all alcohol licenses (including special licenses) and all Manager's Certificate applications, renewals and temporary authorities under the new Act's criteria.

The term of current non-elected members ends November 2018 and Council is seeking to appoint a Commissioner and List Committee members. Applications are now sought for these roles from either current members seeking another term of five years or new members.

Download additional information on eligibility and background information on the DLC (125KB PDF).

Applications should include a cover letter that outlines your experience against the necessary competencies and a CV containing at least two referees can be emailed to or posted to

Mandy Bishop
Manager Consents and Compliance
Nelson City Council
PO Box 645
Nelson 7010.

Applications close 14 September 2018.