Apply for a Liquor ID card
Contact for Apply for a Liquor ID card
Registry of Motor Vehicles
The Details of Apply for a Liquor ID card
What you need for Apply for a Liquor ID card
To apply for a Liquor ID:
- You must be at least 21 years of age
- You may not hold a valid Massachusetts driver's license
All Liquor ID applicants (21 years of age or older) must present the following documents:
- 1 document that proves your Social Security Number (SSN) OR an SSN Denial Notice with non-U.S. Passport, Visa, and I-94
- 1 document that proves your date of birth
- A complete application
- The $25 fee
Visit mass.gov/id for acceptable identification documents.
Fees for Apply for a Liquor ID card
|Liquor ID Card Fee||$25||each|
How to apply Apply for a Liquor ID card
Most RMV service centers accept cash, check, money order, and credit or debit cards. Since payment methods vary by location, check what’s accepted at the site you will be visiting.
You cannot process a Liquor ID application online. However, you can get ready by completing the application online and answering a series of questions. At the end of the questionnaire, you will be provided with a complete application and list of required documents that you will need to bring with you to an RMV Service Center.
Next steps for Apply for a Liquor ID card
You will be given a temporary Massachusetts Liquor ID, valid for 30 days, at the service center, and a permanent Massachusetts Liquor ID will be mailed to you within 5–7 days.
More info about Apply for a Liquor ID card
A Liquor ID is valid for 5 years. When your Liquor ID expires, you must re-apply and present all required identification documents again. You cannot renew a Liquor ID card.