Join Ohio Licensed Beverage Association

If you are a permit holder who is not a member of the OLBA, then make a commitment that impacts your bottom line! It’s time for you to join the organization that protects your business and gives you the benefits you deserve! Our benefits package is improving all the time. The OLBA has services that can help all permit holders save money, time and headaches throughout each year.  Agency stores, carry-outs, restaurants and taverns and bars of all kinds can find a multitude of benefits to belonging to this association.

What is the Ohio Licensed Beverage Association?

The OLBA is a membership service organization devoted to representing owners and suppliers. The association exists for the protection of its members through a unified effort for the promotion of the liquor industry in Ohio. The OLBA is a professional association specifically targeted to permit holders and provides you with the opportunity to have a voice in your state government!

The OLBA is a non-profit trade association that represents the legislative and executive interests of all of those involved in the licensed beverage industry. The OLBA has a full-time lobbying staff and legal counsel on retainer working to protect its member needs.

In addition, the OLBA provides a variety of other benefits, including:


Exciting Events

The OLBA schedules a variety of productive networking opportunities each year. Annual lobbying days, quarterly meetings, an annual convention and the Buckeye Bar Expo trade show provide members with the chance to interact with one another and others dealing with the industry. Find Out More >>


Techniques of Alcohol Management

Techniques of Alcohol Management (TAM) server-training program is a comprehensive program designed to give servers the know-how to be successful alcohol servers. If you are interested in scheduling a TAM class for your establishment or just attending one, we can help. Find Out More >>


Worker’s Compensation Group Rating Program

The OLBA offers a very competitive workers compensation group-rating program.  Cut your worker’s comp premiums with the Ohio Licensed Beverage Association endorsed Group Rating Plan.  Through the OLBA’s plan you can save up to 65% on the rates you would pay without a group with an effective rate of 51% after the break-even factor. Find Out More >>



Health Insurance

As a member of the Ohio Licensed Beverage Association, you and your employees can enroll in several health insurance options offered exclusively to OLBA members. Find Out More >>


If you have any questions about membership or what the OLBA can do for you, please give our office a call at 800-678-5995.