Policy statement

The Corporation of the Town of Oakville (the town) shall promote the safe, and responsible management of alcohol at events held on municipal property.


This policy provides a managed approach to knowing of, approving, and monitoring the distribution and consumption of alcoholic beverages on municipal property as part of a town-permitted community special event, in order to create a safe environment for event attendees, organizers, the community, and town staff.


The Municipal Alcohol Policy applies to events occurring on town property where alcohol is served.


Property: Any Town of Oakville owned or leased lands, facilities, buildings and structures.


Special Event User Guide (pdf)
Liquor Licence Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. L.19., as amended