Qualifications and Criteria for issuing a Manager's Certificate

Manager’s Certificate Qualifications

The Licensing Committee can only issue or renew a Manager’s Certificate to the holder of a Licence Controller Qualification (LCQ).   List of LCQ course providers

The LCQ certificate must be either:

The LCQ Bridging Test enables managers who obtained the LCQ under the old Sale of Liquor Act 1989 to show they understand and can comply with the new Act.  The only recognised bridging test is the one offered by the hospitality industry training organisation Service IQ. 

The LCQ bridging test is free of charge and can be completed online.  A copy of the bridging test certificate must be provided with the application.

Criteria for Issuing a Manager’s Certificate

When deciding whether to issue a Manager’s Certificate, the Licensing Committee will consider: