About licensing of activities

The Department of trade and services of the Gomel city Executive Committee carries out the issuance of special permits (licences) for the retail sale of alcoholic beverages and (or) tobacco products. The licensed activity is governed by the following legislative acts of the Republic of Belarus:

The decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus from September 1, 2010 № 450 "On licensing certain types of activities"

The decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus from November 26, 2015 No. 475 "About modification and amendments in presidential decrees of the Republic of Belarus"

The law of the Republic of Belarus of 8 January 2014 No. 128-Z "On state regulation of trade and public catering in the Republic of Belarus"

The law of the Republic of Belarus from August 27, 2008 № 429-Z "On state regulation of production and turnover of alcoholic, non-food alcohol-containing products and inedible ethyl alcohol"

The decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus of 17 December 2002 № 28 "On state regulation of production, turnover and consumption of tobacco raw materials and tobacco products"

The decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus from 24.01.2019 № 2 "About changes in decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus"

In accordance with the Regulation on licensing certain types of activities, approved by the decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus dated 01.09.2010 № 450 for obtaining a license for the retail sale of alcoholic beverages and (or) tobacco products the licensee shall submit to the Department of trade and services of the Gomel city Executive Committee:

1. application for grant of a license, indicating:

for a legal entity – name and location
individual entrepreneur – surname, name, patronymic, passport data (series, number, when and by whom issued, the registration at place of residence),

• the licensed activity (work or services under this activity) which the applicant intends to implement;

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• the names and addresses of the tax authority at the place of production of the license applicant on the account, the account number of the payer of the license applicant;
• the inventory of the enclosed documents;

2. copies of constituent documents of the legal person, the document confirming state registration of the legal entity or individual entrepreneur, without notarization with the originals;

3. a document confirming payment of state duty for the license amount and payment details

Application for grant of license and the attached documents are submitted by the license applicant or its authorized representative with simultaneous presentation:

the identity document and the document confirming powers of the head of the legal entity – the head of the legal entity;
the identity document and power of attorney issued by a foreign organization, by the head of representative offices of foreign organizations;
the document proving the identity, – individual entrepreneur;
the identity document and power of attorney – authorized representative of licensee.

The application for issuance of a license and amending the license shall be considered by the licensing authority within 15 working days from the day of receipt of necessary documents.

The licensee shall within one month apply to the appropriate licensing authority for inclusion in the license amendments and (or) additions in the case of:
change of name, location of the licensee legal entity, foreign organization or surname, own name, patronymic, registration at the place of residence of the licensee natural person, including individual entrepreneur;

the entry into force of the decision of the licensing authority, or the entry into force of the court decision on the termination of the license by one or more separate units, including branches, in respect of one or more works and (or) services that constitute an appropriate licensed activity, or in a certain area, if it is provided that the license for the activity is valid on specified in it of the territory of the Republic of Belarus, under the condition of keeping the license in neprebrano part;

changes in the legislation, entailing the necessity of making changes and (or) additions in the license, unless otherwise provided in the relevant normative legal act;

change some of the information, specified in the license.

Paragraph 2 of the Decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus from November 26, 2015 No. 475 "About modification and amendments in presidential decrees of the Republic of Belarus" (hereinafter – the Decree) established that a special permission (license) as of the date of official publication of this Decree, the validity period is not limited.

Subparagraph 11.1 of item 11 of the Decree established that the paragraph 2 of the Decree shall enter into force after official publication of this Decree. The National legal Internet portal of the Republic of Belarus the Decree published 28.11.2015, registration number National register 1/16123.