Alcohol Permitting (LaBarba)

Anyone wishing to manufacture, distribute, sell, or allow consumption of wine, beer, or liquor must consider the proper approvals needed from the state or its designated Alcoholic Beverage Commission.  

In Texas alone, there are more than 35 possible required permits for getting a liquor license to sell alcohol.  It’s no surprise that getting a liquor license can feel overwhelming. That’s especially true because completing the wrong application or making a mistake on a form can cost you time and money. Even after you determine which permit you need, the process is confusing and time consuming.  

That’s why you need a Liquor License consultant with the experience and the knowledge of the entire Liquor License process, as well as a clear understanding of any additional alcohol permits you may need. Masterplan’s sister company, LaBarba Permit Service, has been building relationships with alcohol authorities for over 50 years. 

Together Masterplan and LaBarba will oversee the entire process so you can stay focused on getting your business open and producing revenue. Our team can also help with permitting, building code or health department issues that can prevent businesses from opening. 

Alcohol Permit Process

Permit Identification & Submittal



We provide alcohol permitting services for a variety of client types.




Mario Amador

Mario Amador is an accomplished permitting project manager with extensive experience handling all aspects of permitting for challenging projects. He has demonstrated exceptional project management capabilities, overseeing projects of varying scales and timelines.  Mario is well-versed in collaborating with architects, engineers, municipal staff, and project managers, providing valuable consultation and fostering effective communication among stakeholders. His expertise lies in navigating the intricate web of approvals, permits, and licenses required for developments, from initial application to final approval.



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