Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division

News and Updates

  • Class "C" Retail Alcohol Licensees:
    Apply/Renew Using GovConnectIowa


    GovConnectIowa allows users to apply for and renew licenses, file for permits, and perform various other tasks with multiple state agencies.

    Effective July 1, 2022, all new and renewal applications for a class "C" retail alcohol license must be submitted through GovConnectIowa.

    Access GovConnectIowa

    Native Manufacturers should continue to use eLAPS for all licensing at this time.

  • Alcohol licenses, permits, or certificates

  • I-PACT Alcohol Retailer Certification


    The program focuses on preventing underage sales and sales to intoxicated patrons.

  • I-PLEDGE Tobacco Retailer Certification


    This program focuses on preventing underage sales and when not to make a sale.