Extension of Premise

A current alcohol licensee may apply for a temporary change in their premise description for specific promotions, events, or like reasons. The City of Waukesha has the discretion to approve or disapprove the change with any standard or special conditions necessary.

Application Deadline


The Extension of Premise Application (PDF) must be submitted to the Clerk's Office by the following schedule:
Application Deadlines for 2017

Application & Area Requirements


Area proposed must be fenced. Applicant must attach a separate illustration or draw a diagram of physical layout to accompany application.

Fee


A fee of $25 per event must be paid when the application is submitted.  If the event is held on multiple days for instance every Wednesday for a period of 1 month, the fee of $25 would need to be paid for every date.

Committee Representation


The agent of the establishment or a designated representative must present the Operating Plan to the Ordinance and License Committee (O&L) and, if deemed appropriate, to the Buildings and Grounds Committee. It is the intent of the O&L Committee not to allow Extensions of Premise to public property without the express input an approval of the Building and Grounds Committee.

Block Parties


The O&L Committee does not consider an Extension of Premise a Block Party. The Committee defines a Block Party as an event intended for residential neighborhoods only.

Considerations


The O&L Committee will examine all information and consider the following:
  • Impact on the neighborhood, including:
    • Comments from alderperson and neighbors
    • Hours of operation
    • Music
  • Past problems
  • Police concerns

Questions


Should you have additional questions, please call the Clerk Treasurer's Office at 262-524-3550.