§ 5027. Physical Modification of Premises
(a) A licensee shall not, without the prior written approval of the Bureau, make a physical change, alteration, or modification of the licensed premises that materially or substantially alter the licensed premises or the use of the licensed premises from the premises diagram originally filed with the license application. A licensee whose premises is to be materially or substantially changed, modified, or altered is responsible for filing a request for premises modification with the Bureau.
(b) Material or substantial changes, alterations, or modifications requiring approval include, but are not limited to, the removal, creation, or relocation of a common entryway, doorway, passage, or a means of public entry or exit, when such common entryway, doorway, or passage alters or changes limited-access areas within the licensed premises.
(c) A licensee shall request approval of a physical change, alteration, ar modification in writing, and the request shall include:
(1) A new premises diagram that conforms to requirements in section 5006 of this division; and
(2) A fee pursuant to section 5014 of this division.
(d) A licensee shall provide additional documentation requested by the Bureau to evaluate the licensee’s request to modify the premises.
Proposed Regs. – October 19, 2018
Subsection (c) of this section has been amended to incorporate by reference new Notification and Request Form, BCC-LIC-027- (New 10/18), to be used by licensees to request permission from the Bureau to modify the premises. This form is necessary to provide clear guidance to licensees on what information must be provided to the Bureau to request a premises modification. The form also streamlines the notification process by assuring that applicants are able to fulfill its notification requirements without having to complete additional paperwork.