The Melville Residents’ Association would like to bring the following Liquor Licence Application to the attention of the Melville Community.

Applicant Name:  Cellar Wine Restaurant
Trading Name:  Cellar Wine Restaurant
Address & Location: Shop 5B, situated at 87, 7th Avenue, Melville  *INCORRECT ADDRESS ON APPLICATION*
Type of Licence: Restaurant
Agent for Cellar Wine Restaurant:  Lehlaga Sebake –

A copy of the application form is available for download:

Application date: 03 August 2017

Closing Date for Objections: 25 August 2017 @ 15:00


Those wishing to object must do so in writing, addressed to the Gauteng Liquor Board and not the Melville Residents’ Association


  • Ensure that you fill in your details correctly and
  • that the objection is signed and dated.

The Liquor Board requires a single copy of the objection (which must be hand delivered to their offices at Matloto House , 2nd Floor 124 Main Street , Johannesburg) however, to confirm receipt it would be prudent to take a second copy with to the Liquor Board and have both copies stamped as received. The second copy is your confirmation that the Liquor Board has received your objection.

The Melville Residents’ Association Committee will also assist the community if 2 copies of the objection are drop off with Melville Postnet (Corner of 1st Avenue & Main road) before 24 August 2017 @ 17:00 , whereby a MRA representative will ensure delivery to the Liquor Board.

Once you have dropped off your objection at Postnet,  please notify the MRA via

In additional to the copies to the Liquor board, a copy of the objection must be forwarded to the agent dealing with the application, delivered via email by the objector and not the MRA:

Agent for Cellar Wine Restaurant:  Lehlaga Sebake –

Residents are welcome to download and use the MRA’s Draft Objection to NCW Restaurant’s Liquor Licence. Download, Print, Date & Sign and drop off at Postnet as per the above objection process

 A copy of the MRA’s Objection is available for download:


Sample Objection

Objection to granting of Restaurant Liquor Licence to Cellar Wine Restaurant Melville

Application Reference number:  GLB 7000009469


Full name of objector: <your name>
Full address of objector: <your details>
Contact telephone number of objector: <your contact details>
Email address of objector: <your contact details>

TO: Liquor Licensing – Johannesburg Regional Office

Gauteng Liquor Board
Matlotlo House
124 Main Street
Receipt of Objection Acknowledged:

AND TO: Lehlaga Sebake

Applicant’s Representative

11 Reyolds Street, Kensington, Johannesburg, 2094| Cell: 071 734 7121

Receipt of Objection Acknowledged:

  • Reasons why you object in point form