LIQUOR LICENCE ACT 1974
purchase intoxicating liquor in licensed premises; or
consume intoxicating liquor in licensed premises; or
take intoxicating liquor from licensed premises.
Any person who contravenes this section commits an offence:
Punishment on summary conviction: a fine of $300.
General permitted hours
(1) Subject to the succeeding provisions of this Part, the permitted hours in respect
of the class of licence set out in column l of the Third Schedule are the hours respectively
set out in columns 2 and 3 of that Schedule.
[Subsection (2) amended by 1989:63 effective 2 January 1990; and deleted by 1998:9 effective 15 May 199
The licensing authority may, at the request of any applicant or holder, limit the
permitted hours in respect of any premises and any such limitation shall be endorsed on the licence and shall be the permitted hours in respect of those premises.
Exception for residents in hotels
The foregoing provisions of this Part shall not prohibit or restrict the sale of
intoxicating liquor outside the permitted hours to a resident in an hotel in respect of which a licence is in force, or the consumption or permitting consumption of it in the hotel by him
or his guests outside the permitted hours.
Consumption of intoxicating liquor bought during permitted hours
Where intoxicating liquor is sold in licensed premises during the permitted hours
the foregoing provisions of this Part shall not prohibit during the first thirty minutes after the conclusion of the permitted hours the consumption or permitting consumption of the
liquor in the licensed premises.
PART IV CONDUCT OF LICENSED PREMISES
Duty of licence holder to display notice of permitted hours
(1) A licensed person shall cause to be displayed and to be kept on display in a
conspicuous place on his licensed premises a printed notice specifying the days and hours on or during which the sale of intoxicating liquor is permitted on the licensed premises
under the licence applicable thereto.
(2) A licensed person who fails to comply with subsection (1) commits an offence:
Punishment on summary conviction: a fine of $20 for each day during which the offence continues.