Vision, Mission, Goals, Values

Safe communities for Washington State

Promote public safety and trust through fair administration and enforcement of liquor, tobacco and marijuana laws.


  • Ensure the highest level of public safety by continually improving and enforcing laws, regulations and policies that reflect today’s dynamic environment
  • Educate and engage licensees, the public and other stakeholders in addressing issues related to our mission 
  • Maintain and value a highly-motivated, competent and diverse workforce
  • Build a culture that inspires and fosters excellence


  • Respect and courtesy
  • Professionalism
  • Open communication
  • Accountability and integrity
  • Continuous improvement and meaningful results
  • Customer focus