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Restaurant License Auction

Act 39 of 2016 requires the PLCB to auction expired restaurant licenses, including those that were not renewed, were revoked by an Administrative Law Judge or are no longer eligible for safekeeping.
Bids for 50 licenses in the following counties are due by noon on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. Bids will be opened Thursday, Nov. 16 and auction winners will be determined soon thereafter.  See the Invitation for Bids for complete auction and license information.
This auction includes 50 licenses across 40 counties:
  • Two licenses each in the following counties: Allegheny, Berks, Dauphin, Erie, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, and Philadelphia.
  • One license in each of the following 30 counties: Armstrong, Bedford, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Delaware, Elk, Fayette, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Mifflin, Northumberland, Pike, Washington, Westmoreland, Wyoming, and York.