Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
Requirements for Product Approval [3 VAC 5 ‑ 40]
|Description||This chapter establishes the standards and procedures for approval of the content, container, and label of alcoholic beverage products to be sold in Virginia.|
|State Authority||Title 4.1, Code of Virginia|
|Federal Authority||None entered|
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
1. To determine the nature, form and capacity of all containers used for holding alcoholic beverages, and prescribe the form and content of all labels and seals to be placed thereon.
2. To protect consumers of alcoholic beverages from misleading information concerning the identity or contents of alcoholic beverage products sold in the Commonwealth.
|Name / Title:||W. Curtis Coleburn III / Chief Operating Officer|
2901 Hermitage Rd.
Richmond, VA 23220
|Telephone:||(804)213-4409 FAX: (804)213-4411 TDD: (804)213-4687|