About Us


ÆGIR Consulting brings a wealth of experience to its clients, who range from small restaurants and lounges to large stadiums, nightclubs, breweries distilleries, and retail stores.

Stephen Barron founded ÆGIR Consulting after working for 15 years with the Government of B.C., the last five of which was as a liquor inspector in the City of Vancouver with Liquor Control and Licensing Branch .  He understands the complexities of the processes involved in liquor licensing and is able negotiate the different levels of government involved in the licensing process. He is well versed in all aspects of liquor licensing, including enforcement and compliance issues. He also has assisted clients in every aspect of their business, from relocation of liquor primary licenses to new applications for food and liquor primary licenses.

With the legalization of non-medicinal cannabis in Canada in 2018, Stephen has assisted clients in applying for cannabis retail sales licences, working with local governments and the Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch in the process.

Stephen is well versed in the many challenges faced by operators of hospitality businesses in BC, and has successfully managed hundreds of liquor licensing projects.

We understand that licensing policies and regulations in British Columbia can be complex, and we are able to streamline and simplify the licensing process for you. At ÆGIR Consulting, we understand that many of clients are working on tight timelines and limited budgets. We will manage your licensing project in an efficient and transparent manner, and ensure that all the benefits of your  licence are realized.

Contact ÆGIR Consulting today for a free initial consultation!