Licensing Board

What We Do

The Licensing Board shall have and exercise all the powers and perform all the duties conferred and imposed by the statutes of the Commonwealth relative to the granting and signing of licenses for the sale of alcoholic liquors, innholders, and common victualless, and such other licenses as provided by law.


Common Victuallers (CV) – no alcohol

Class I, II, III (New Cars, Used Cars, Junk Cars)

Lodging House

Fortune Tellers

All Alcohol CV – on premise service.

Seasonal All Alcohol CV – on premise service.

Beer and Wine CV – on premise service.

Club All Alcohol CV (Members only establishments)

Seasonal Club All Alcohol CV – on premise service.

Veterans Club All Alcohol CV – on premise service.

Farmer/ Brewer License

Package Store – All Alcohol or Beer and Wine.

Entertainment Licenses (Juke Box, Live Music, Recorded Music, Billard Table, etc.)

Gregory Brilhante, Esq., Chair

Melanie C. Cordeiro

Michael Perreira


Fee Schedule | Meeting Schedule 

Current Boards & Commissions


Regular meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in City Council Hearing Room, 1st Floor, Government Center, One Government Center, Fall River, MA 02722.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.


T: 508.324.2530
F: 508.324.2564
One Government Center
Room 534
Fall River, MA 02722