Online Scheduling


The NC ABC Commission is seeing applicants, in-person by appointment only for review of retail, commercial, and one-time application packets. Appointment times will be Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. Available appointment times can be found below:

Please review:

  • Only one person will be allowed inside the ABC Commission to meet with the permit specialist.
  • The number of packets to be reviewed during a scheduled appointment is limited to two packets per applicant.
  • Appointment is for one hour only. Please arrive on time as additional time cannot be provided.
  • Facemasks are required.

To expedite your appointment, please review the attached checklist of documents needed during your appointment. Please select the appropriate checklist at the bottom of the page based on your ownership type.

If you have questions about the type of ABC permit to apply for, please visit https://aps.abc.nc.gov/PermitType.  

Schedule An Appointment


To schedule an in-person permitting appointment for retail, commercial, or non-profit special one-time permits only at the NC ABC Commission offices in Raleigh, please select the appointment date (Monday – Friday, no state holidays) to see the available appointment times for that date. Times in green indicate an appointment is available for that one-hour slot. Click on the green appointment time to enter and confirm the details for your appointment.

Please note, no more than two permit appointments may be scheduled per calendar day per applicant.

If you are applying for a limited special occasion permit, please call the NC ABC Commission at (919) 779-0700, option 1 to schedule an appointment.

Retail Permits

Retail Permit - Individual Ownership Checklist
Retail Permit - General Partnership Checklist
Retail Permit - Limited Partnership Checklist
Retail Permit - Corporation Checklist
Retail Permit - Limited Liability Company Checklist

Commercial Permits

Commercial Permit - Individual Ownership Checklist
Commercial Permit - General Partnership Checklist
Commercial Permit - Limited Partnership Checklist
Commercial Permit - Corporation Checklist
Commercial Permit - Limited Liability Company Checklist

Other Permits

Special One Time Checklist