Apply for a Liquor ID card
Registry of Motor Vehicles
What you need
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 only 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
See our list of acceptable ID documents.
|Liquor ID Card Fee||$25||each|
How to apply
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 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.