Liquor LicensesAll initial inquiries about liquor licenses should be made to the Village Clerk's Office at 630-719-4712.
  • There are eight classifications of licenses. These classifications are based on how you wish to distribute liquor (e.g. daily, restaurant, retail, etc.).
  • The application fee for a liquor license ranges from $25 to $4,000, depending on the classification of license issued.
  • All liquor licenses, except daily temporary licenses, are valid for a period of one calendar year. Annual renewal of liquor licenses are due before May 1.
  • Criminal background checks are conducted on all applicants.
  • State law requires persons selling, serving or dispensing liquor to be at least 21 years of age.
  • The Liquor Commissioner has the final authority on issuance of licenses.
Tobacco LicensesIt shall be unlawful to sell, or offer for sale, at retail or deliver tobacco products within the Village of Woodridge without having first obtained a Tobacco Dealers License. Applications for a Tobacco Dealer's License shall be made in writing to the Village Clerk at the Village Hall or as an addendum to a business license application. If you have questions, please contact the Village Clerk's Office at 630-719-4712 or visit the Clerk's Office at:
5 Plaza Drive
Woodridge, IL 60517
Additional Business Licensing RequirementsIn addition to your primary business license, you will need additional business licenses if your business is engaging in any of the following activities:
  • Ambulance Services
  • Amusement Devices
  • Athletic Contests or Exhibitions
  • Scavenger/Garbage Collection
  • Vending Machines
  • Gasoline/Automobile Service Stations
  • Golf Course/Driving Range
  • Outdoor Storage Facility
  • Outdoor Christmas Tree Sales
  • Peddling Goods
  • Commercial Solicitation
  • Selling Tobacco Products
  • Sales or Distribution of Liquor