License Requirements-Fees

Dry or Beer Only Election Districts
There are 5 Election Districts that are dry (No sales of alcoholic beverages):
  • Ballenger
  • Catoctin (#6)
  • Hauvers (#10)
  • Jackson (#16)
  • Linganore (#19)
There are 4 Election Districts that sales of beer only are allowed:
  • Burkittsville (#22)
  • Jefferson (#14)
  • Johnsville (#17)
  • Middletown (#3) *Special exception for incorporated limits
Availability of Licenses
Class A Licenses
  • Class A, Beer Only
  • Class A, Beer and Light Wine
  • Class A, Beer, Wine, and Liquor
There is 1 license of each type per full 4,000 persons in election district.

Class B Licenses

  • Class B, Beer Only
  • Class B, Beer and Light Wine
There is 1 license per 4,000 persons or the greater fraction

  • Class B, Beer, Wine, and Liquor
There is no census limit.

Class C Licensees

  • Class C, Beer Only
  • Class C, Beer and Light Wine
  • Class C, Beer, Wine, and Liquor
There is no census limit.

Note: The population from last Federal census count is used to determine the number of licenses available in each election district.