Washington State Guidelines Regarding the Coronavirus

For the latest updates about COVID-19 in Washington State, visit the Washington State Coronavirus page. To find current business restrictions click the link below.

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Governor Inslee announced substantial changes to the state’s reopening plan. The changes took effect March 22. Read more about it here

Building Temporarily Closed to Public
The LCB Headquarters Building is currently CLOSED to minimize the spread of COVID-19. The HQ closure is a temporary measure to safeguard our employees’ and visitors’ health. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Contact Us
Please contact us via telephone and email:

  • If you have direct contact information for an employee you need to reach, please contact them directly.
  • For general questions about licensing, please email Customer Service at: customerservicelicensing@lcb.wa.gov


Temporary Allowances and FAQs
These pages provides updated resources and information for licensees and the public during the COVID-19 state restrictions period. 

The Liquor and Cannabis Board (LCB) has been working quickly to consider steps the agency can take to help licensees during this period of business restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We continue to make allowances to ensure safe customer engagement with your customers.

To access the allowances and FAQs for your industry sector, please see the menu to the left of this page

Please note that LCB does not have authority to change state laws. These allowances are temporary to help licensees during the hardships posed by COVID-19.  Please email Communications@lcb.wa.gov with any questions. 

Expiration of Allowances
Under Gov. Inslee's Healthy Washington -- Roadmap to Recovery, the expiration for each allowance will be in place indefinitely. The LCB will notify on its website the exact date of regional expirations.  




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