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Missouri

Alcohol Server Training Law Non-Regulated
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Approved TIPS Programs Classroom: On Premise, Off Premise, Concessions, and Gaming
Online: On Premise, Off Premise, Concessions, and Gaming
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State Agency Missouri Department of Public Safety, Alcohol and Tobacco Control
Requirements N/A
Certification TIPS Certification is valid for 3 years.
Age to consume 21
Age to pour 21
Age to Sell 18, with permission from supervisor of Alcohol and Tobacco Control. Must meet certain conditions to qualify for this permission. See "Notes on Selling and/or Serving" for additional information.
Age to Serve 18, with permission from supervisor of Alcohol and Tobacco Control. Must meet certain conditions to qualify for this permission. See "Notes on Selling and/or Serving" for additional information.
Notes on Selling or Serving Any restaurant or convenience store who employs any person under the age of twenty-one years, as authorized by the regulations, shall, when at least fifty percent of the licensee's gross sales do not consist of nonalcoholic sales, have an employee twenty-one years of age or older on the licensed premises during all hours of operation. Legal age to serve is 18 as long as at least 50% of all sales are from food. Complete the Application for Permission to Employ Minors form.
Dram Shop Liability Laws Yes
Acceptable Forms of ID A valid and unexpired operator's or chauffeur's license or a valid and unexpired operator's or chauffeur's license issued under the laws of any state or territory of the United States to residents of those states or territories, or a valid and unexpired identification card or an identification card issued by any uniformed service of the United States, or a valid passport.