Interested in operating a brewery in New York State?
The resource links below should help you navigate the government waters a little easier. Also, membership to the NYSBA gives you access to fellow brewers in our members only log-in section, so you can ask specific questions of peers who have gone through the process.
Where to start to open a brewery in New York State
Common FAQ’s for Beverage Businesses
How to apply for a Farm Brewery License
State Liquor Authority Handbook for Retail Licensees
Understanding different Brewery Licenses
Market Permit for off-site beer consumption
Farm Brewery License Law
Alcohol Beverage Control Law
Brewery License Forms
Federal License TTB Application
TTB Workers Comp Waiver Request for breweries with 1-2 Executive Officers
Alcoholic Beverage Tax Information
Department of Taxation and Finance information
Beer Production Tax Credit Information