Liquor Licenses

Businesses selling alcohol within the city limits must first apply for a City liquor license. 

All businesses selling alcohol must then apply for a State Liquor License with the Missouri Division of Liquor Control. 

To be in compliance with State Statute's, any business possessing a State Liquor License to sell liquor must also be granted a County Liquor License prior to selling alcohol. Applicant must have paid their County Real & Personal Taxes to be eligible for a County license.

First time applicants MUST come to the County Clerk's Office in person, bringing their State License and Fee to apply. The County Clerks office is located in the County Court House at 1001 Main Street, Lexington Mo. 64067. You can contact the County Clerk Linda Niendick by E-mail niendick@lafayettecountymo.com or by calling 660.259.4315 if you have any questions.