Bartender License

Any individual 18 or older who is serving or selling alcohol beverages in an establishment with a Class A, B, or C license must obtain an operator’s license (commonly called a bartender’s license). Upon submittal of an application, a record check will be completed by the Muskego Police Department. 

Municipal Code


  • Regular License $40.00 (Applicant must also include a $12.00 Investigation fee with the application)
  • Provisional License $10.00
  • Temporary License $10.00
  • Investigation $12.00

Make check payable to the City of Muskego. Fees must be paid at the time of application. 

Responsible Beverage Server Course 

State law requires that the applicant successfully complete an approved Responsible Beverage Server Course if the individual has not held a license or completed the course within the last two years. Proof of course completion is required. If applicant has held a license issued by another municipality within the last two years, a copy must be submitted. 

The course is offered at Milwaukee Area Technical College and Waukesha County Technical College. If you prefer to take the course online, visit the Wisconsin Department of Revenue website. 

Application Form 

  • Application for Operator
  • Please submit fee, application form, and any other required documentation to the Clerk-Treasurer’s Office, Muskego City Hall, W182 S8200 Racine Avenue, Muskego, WI 53150. 

If additional information is needed, please contact Deputy Clerk Jill Blenski at (262) 679-5625.