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Industry Guidance

TABC wants to support and empower your business so it can flourish, so we’ve provided a hub for our industry guidance, information, resources and updates.

2021 Licensing and Technology Changes

Use this guidance to get ready for Sept. 1 changes that will simplify alcohol laws and make it easier for you to do business with TABC.

COVID-19 Information

Get all of the latest coronavirus-related guidance and information for the Texas alcoholic beverage industry.

Advisories and Bulletins

Marketing Practices Advisories and Licensing Bulletins can be found at the Advisories and Bulletins page.

Other Resources

Industry Briefs and Notifications

TABC sends out regular industry notifications and guidance about activities and issues directly impacting the alcoholic beverage industry. You can sign up our TABC Talks, Industry Brief and Industry Notifications emails.

TABC Talks

The TABC Talks series provides free educational video conferences about various topics affecting the industry.


The FAQs section of our website answers the most commonly asked questions about a variety of topics, including licensing, marketing practices, enforcement, audit and investigations and more.

Smartphone Apps

Learn about TABC's two smartphone apps to help you do business easier and quicker.

TABC Mobile

This app gives you TABC access at your fingertips. You can securly report business violations, file complaints or breaches of the peace, map out TABC-licensed businesses, see pending and approved licenses, and more

TABC Compliance Reporting 

This app lets licensed businesses quickly conduct their yearly inspection from a mobile device instead of on site.