NWT Special Purpose Permits
What is a Special Purpose Liquor Permit?
A special purpose permit authorizes the permit holder to possess and use liquor for a medicinal, scientific or other special purpose.
How do I know if I am eligible for a Special Purpose Permit?
To be eligible for a special purpose permit, an applicant must be:
a medical practitioner, dentist, nurse practitioner, registered midwife or a veterinarian;
- a person requiring liquor for a legitimate scientific or research purpose; or
- a person in charge of a facility that provides health services pursuant to the Health Services Insurance and Health and Social Services Administration Act or a person in charge of a nursing home.
How can I apply for a Special Purpose Permit?
The Special Purpose Permit Application form can be used to make application for a permit. There is no fee to apply.
How can I find out more about Special Purpose Permits?
For more information about Special Purpose Permits, please refer to the Special Purpose Permit Information Sheet or contact the Liquor Licensing Board.