The Board of License Commissioners regulates the sale and distribution of alcoholic beverages within Frederick County. It is the responsibility of the board to enforce the provisions of Alcoholic Beverages Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland and the Frederick County Alcoholic Beverages Regulations.

View the Maryland Annotated Code and after reviewing the "Terms & Conditions," press "I agree" and then select "Alcoholic Beverages."
Annotated Code of Maryland - Alcoholic Beverages Article

Customer Service Promise                                                                                            

 The Frederick County Liquor Board pledges to provide constituents, businesses, customers and stakeholders with services in the following manner:

  • Friendly and Courteous: We will be helpful and supportive and have a positive attitude and passion for what we do.
  • Timely and Responsive: We will be proactive, take initiative, and anticipate your needs.
  • Accurate and Consistent: We will always aim for 100% accuracy, and be consistent in how we interpret and implement state policies and procedures
  • Accessible and Convenient: We will continue to simplify and improve access to information and resources.
  • Truthful and Transparent: We will advance a culture of honesty, clarity and trust.