The ECLB responds to Section 104 of the Constitution (Act 108 of 1996 as amended)
The function of the ECLB is to regulate the registration of retail sales and micro manufacturing of liquor in the province. A further function of the ECLB is to advise the Member of the Executive Council of the Province for Economic Development and Environmental Affairs with regard to liquor industry matters and to exercise certain further powers contemplated in the Act.
This website is provided as part of the ECLB’s commitment to providing a professional and effective service to the industry. The licensing system has been designed to ensure fast and efficient administrative processes.
THE MINISTER OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY, DR ROB DAVIES, SPEAKING NOTES: EASTERN CAPE PROVINCIAL LIQUOR INDUSTRY SUMMIT, 06 MARCH 2017. Pre 1994, the economic benefits of the liquor industry were of greater importance to the regime than the social well-being...read more
Media invite To all media For immediate release 02 March 2017 MEC SOMYO TO HOST THE EASTERN CAPE PROVINCIAL LIQUOR SUMMIT The MEC of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs invites media to the Provincial Liquor Summit. The purpose of...read more
Media alert 28 February 2017 THE MEC FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, TOURISM AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS TO HOST A PROVINCIAL LIQUOR SUMMIT The MEC of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs will host a Provincial Liquor Summit on 5 to 7 March...read more