Alcoholic Beverage License

Businesses selling alcoholic beverages must obtain a city license after obtaining a license from the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC). During the TABC application process applicants are required to have a portion of the TABC application completed and signed by the Castle Hills City Secretary. Upon issuance of the TABC license, application may be made for the city alcoholic beverage license or license. All original permit fees and license fees shall be paid to the city manager at city hall. All renewal fees shall be due to the city manager at city hall on, or before, the expiration of the anniversary date of its issuance. Refer to the Fee Schedule/Other Fees tab for complete information on fees.

Package Stores and Wine & Beer Retailers
An annual permit fee equal to an amount of exactly one-half of that levied by the state is levied upon all package stores and all wine and beer retailers located within the city unless excepted by state law. This permit fee shall be levied on all package stores whether they sell all or any part of the classifications of intoxicating beverages.

Mixed Beverage On-Premise Permit
An annual permit fee equal to an amount of exactly one-half of that levied by the state is levied upon all mixed beverage permits (which includes the sale of wine, beer, ale, and malt liquor for consumption on the licensed premises). The fee levied pursuant to this section shall apply after the three-year exemption period (following the issuance of the applicant's state permit) established by V.T.C.A., Alcoholic Beverage Code ┬ž 11.38.
    
Manufacture, Distribution, or Sale of Beer Licenses
An annual license fee in an amount of exactly one-half of that levied by the state is levied upon all licensed by the state to manufacture, distribute, or sell beer, (except a temporary or agent's beer license) within the city.

Distance Restriction For Sale and Consumption of Alcoholic Beverages
The sale or consumption of alcoholic beverages within 300 feet of a church, public school, or public hospital is prohibited.