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Satellite Facility License

This permit allows a licensed winery or farm winery, or up to three licensed wineries, to operate a satellite facility. Generally, the winery can perform all functions at a satellite facility that it can do at it's winery premises except manufacture bottle wine. For example, at a satellite facility, the winery can sell its own wine for either on or off premises consumption and can offer samples of its own wine, either complementary or for a charge.

The forms and fees for this license are available under Public Information and Forms


Requirements

  • A completed application must be received in the Nashville ABC office two (2) weeks prior to the Commission Meeting in order to be considered to be placed on the next Commission Agenda

Restrictions

  • A winery or farm winery cannot operate more than two satellite facilities

More Information
New Application Process
  • Submit application form AB-0130. This application should be notarized and filled out completely. The cutoff date for all information to be received in this office (in order to be placed on the agenda) is two (2) weeks prior to the commission meeting
  • Submit questionnaire form AB-0009. Owners, partners, officers, managers and/or any person who owns five percent (5%) or more in the corporation or the business, should complete these forms. All Questionnaires should be filled out completely
  • Submit payment of a one time $300.00 application fee per satellite location and the $150.00 annual permit fee per satellite location
  • Submit copy of lease, deed and/or other documents evidencing possession or right to possess physical premises or real property for the proposed satellite facilities
  • Provide sales and Use Tax Registration Number. This can be obtained from the Tennessee Department of Revenue, 3rd Floor, Andrew Jackson building, 500 Deaderick Street, Nashville Tennessee 37242, phone number 615-253-0600
  • Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission Inspection must be conducted
  • Provide use and occupancy permit from local codes department

* All forms must be completely filled out, signed and notarized

* All payments must be made with a money order, cashier's check or business check from the licensed establishment and made payable to the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission. Global money orders will not be accepted.

* Notaries are available at the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission office for walk in clients. You must be present, have proper identification and the notary must witness your signature

Renewal Information
  • Submit application form AB-0130. This application should be notarized and filled out completely
  • Submit payment of $150.00 annual permit fee per satellite location
  • Please make sure your Tennessee Sales Taxes are paid current

* All forms must be completely filled out, signed and notarized

* All payments must be made with a money order, cashier's check or business check from the licensed establishment and made payable to the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission. Global money orders will not be accepted.

* Notaries are available at the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission office for walk in clients. You must be present, have proper identification and the notary must witness your signature