Agencies and suppliers play an important part in Alberta's liquor industry. As private businesses they supply and import the thousands of liquor products available for sale, on a consignment basis, with AGLC.
What is a liquor supplier?
A liquor supplier is someone who makes or distributes liquor.
What is a liquor agency?
In Alberta, liquor agencies represent liquor suppliers. They import and market the supplier's liquor.
To confirm the representation, an agency must sign and submit a form called a "Letter of Understanding".
The supplier must sign and submit a form called a "Letter of Authorization".