Off-Premises Responsible Serving® of Alcohol
New Jersey Off-Premises Responsible Serving® of Alcohol Information
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Receive your official PSCC Rserving Responsible Serving® of Alcohol Wallet Card for NJ Responsible Serving® of Alcohol in the mail!
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After you complete the course, you are able to generate your printable certificate for NJ Responsible Serving® of Alcohol immediately.
You will automatically receive your PSCC Rserving bartender's license / wallet card for NJ in the mail within 15 days.
There is no additional cost to receive your bartender license / wallet card!
Do you need on-premises alcohol training instead?
Off-Premises Responsible Serving® Course:This course teaches clerks and managers responsible alcohol selling techniques in customer service industries:
or any off-premises sale businesses
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Off-Premises Responsible Serving® of Alcohol is also available through the following offer:
In New Jersey, you can take our online training to obtain your state specific Responsible Serving of Alcohol certification.
Related Courses for New Jersey:
What is the minimum age to sell/serve alcohol in New Jersey?
The minimum age to sell and serve alcohol in New Jersey is 18.
The Division of Alcoholic Beverage ControlThe agency that handles New Jersey liquor licensing and/or bartender licensing rules and regulations in New Jersey is The Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control. The contact information for The Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control is listed below. You can contact them to verify that online server certification (bartender license) can be obtained in New Jersey. We have also listed that information where applicable.
The Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control
Telephone: (609) 984-2830
Bartending License regulations for sellers and servers in New Jersey
- NJ Dram Shop Laws: Yes
- NJ Happy Hour Laws: Happy Hour Laws reference the prohibited practices that result in excessive consumption of alcoholic beverages by consumers. In New Jersey, you may refer to promotions as Happy Hours; however, practices which promote the excessive consumption of alcohol are not permitted.
You may NOT:
- Offer or serve "2 for 1" - two drinks for the price of one.
- Increase the size of a drink over its usual size.
- Offer or serve any other multiple drink offer such as "all you can drink for a set price".
- Give something of value based on the purchase of an alcoholic beverage drink.
- Reduce the price of a drink to the point that it is less than the actual cost of the beverage.
- Engage in practices that unduly promote the consumption of alcoholic beverages.
Can bartenders in NJ work as a bartender with a felony conviction? yes
Yes with restrictions. A person who has been convicted of a crime containing an element of moral turpitude cannot have an interest in an alcoholic beverage license nor can they be employed by a licensee unless the disqualification has been removed.
In order for the disqualification to be removed, a convicted person must wait at least 5 years after the date of the conviction or release from confinement. Then the convicted person must file a petition along with the appropriate fee with the Division of A.B.C.
To authorize employment, the director of the ABC will issue a "Rehabilitation Employment Permit" (or "temporary work letter").