Applications are available from Property Records and Taxpayer Services Department at the Government Center and are the licensing authority for liquor establishments located in Baytown, Denmark, May, Stillwater, and West Lakeland Townships. Cities are the licensing authority for establishments located within a city in the county.
A Sheriff's investigation is required for any new establishments or change of ownership for an existing licensed establishment. The investigation fee is $200. Liquor liability insurance may be required depending on the type of license applied for. These licenses need the approval of the township, Washington County Sheriff, County Attorney, County Health Department and County Board. The State Liquor Control Board grants final approval. For more information, call 651-430-6175.