2020 LICENSE BIDDING PROCESS
Welcome to the WVABCA's 2020 Retail Outlet License Bid Process. The WVABCA encourages all potential bidders to carefully read and review the documents listed on this page and the applicable West Virginia Code and rules.
Every 10 years the Retail Liquor Licensing Board and the WVABCA bid the 10-year rights to sell liquor in the 98 market zones throughout the State of West Virginia.
More detailed information is available in the documents on this web page. See also W.Va Code §60-3A-1 et seq., as amended, 175 Code of State Rules, Series 1 (175 CSR 1) and 175 Code of State Rules, Series 5 (175 CSR 5).
Phase I of the 2020 Retail Outlet License Bidding Process was completed as of November 2019.
Phase I - Successful Licensee List
Phase II of the 2020 Retail Outlet License Bidding Process was completed as of January 9, 2020.
Phase II – 123 Successful Bidders List
5 of the Phase II retail outlet licenses are under review and will be
determined by the RLLB at a later date, and 4 retail outlet licenses did not
receive bids and will bid in Phase III on or about February 24, 2020