Consistent with RCW 66.24.248:
(1) There is an endorsement available to
domestic breweries, mi-crobreweries, wineries, distilleries, and craft
distilleries to provide contract packaging services to other domestic
breweries, micro-breweries, wineries, distilleries, craft distilleries, and
nonliquor licensed businesses.
Contract packaging services allowed under the endorsement include:
(a) Canning, bottling, and bagging;
(b) Mixing products before
(c) Repacking of
finished products into mixed consumer packs or multipacks; and
(d) Receiving and returning products to the
originating liquor licensed businesses as part of a contract in which the
contracting liquor licensed party for which the services are being provided
retains title and ownership of the products at all times.
(3) An application for an endorsement under
this section must be submitted to the board's licensing division. If a licensee
is in good standing at the time of the application request, the endorsement
will be issued without further requirement for additional licensing or
administrative review. "Good standing" means currently licensed, not suspended,
and having the proper federal alcohol and tobacco tax and trade bureau permits.
The applicant must submit a copy of the proper federal permits with the
application. If at any time after the endorsement is issued a licensee begins
contract packaging a product for which new federal permits are required, the
licensee must submit a copy of the proper federal permits to the board's
with RCW 66.08.130, endorsement holders must make a copy of any contracts and
federal permits available to representatives of the board upon
(5) The annual fee for
this endorsement is $100.