Publications

A list of publications put out by the department's service areas.

List of publications

Charter boats policy

This policy provides guidance as to the legislative and operational requirements associated with the sale, supply and consumption of liquor on commercial charter boats.

Complaints Lodged under Section 117 of the Liquor Control Act 1988 policy

This policy provides guidance as to the legislative and operational requirements associated with complaints lodged under section 117 of the Liquor Control Act 1988 (“the Act”).

Dress standards for licensed premises policy

Under section 115(4a) of the Liquor Control Act 1988 (‘the Act’) it is the prerogative of all licensees to set dress standards which are suitable for their particular premises.

Entertainment condition policy

A standard entertainment condition is imposed on most licences.

Exemptions to the Liquor Control Act 1988 policy

This document provides guidance on the specific circumstances whereby the sale, supply and consumption of liquor is exempt from the applicationof the Actunder the Liquor Control Regulations 1989(‘the regulations’).

Extended Trading Permits – area (ongoing) policy

Guidance on the legislative requirements relating to extended trading permits (ETP) for extended areas.

Extended Trading Permits – caterers ongoing policy

Guidance on extended trading permits that are sought for providing catering services (with or without food) at venues away from the licensed premises.

Extended Trading Permits – Ongoing and Indefinite policy

This document provides guidance on extended trading permits that are sought for ongoing (i.e. long term) or indefinite circumstancesand the factors that the licensing authority may have regard to when considering applications for these permits.

Extended Trading Permits – Producers – Cellar Door Operations policy

The cellar door ETP provides producers with the opportunity to promote their products to the wider public within their region.

Extended Trading Permits – restaurants holding finger food/cocktail functions policy

Section 50 of the Liquor Control Act 1988 (“the Act‟) authorises a restaurant licence to sell and supply liquor for consumption on the licensed premises only ancillary to a meal supplied by the licensee and eaten by the patron on the licensed premises.

Extended Trading Permits – restaurants to sell or supply liquor without a meal policy

Section 50 of the Liquor Control Act 1988 (‘the Act’) authorises a restaurant licence to sell and supply liquor for consumption on the licensed premises only ancillary to a meal supplied by the licensee and eaten by the patron on the licensed premises.

Extended Trading Permits – sale and supply of liquor to non-members at club and club restricted licensed premises policy

Section 48(2) of the of the Liquor Control Act 1988 provides that a club licence authorises the sale and supply of liquor to club members and to the guests of members.

Extended Trading Permits – Sunday trading for non-metropolitan liquor stores policy

This policy provides guidance on the Director’s requirements for liquor stores located outside the Perth metropolitan area to trade on Sundays under an ETP.

Extended Trading Permits/Variations – One-off events or functions policy

Under section 60 of the Act the licensing authority may grant an extended trading permit (ETP) authorising the licensee to sell and supply liquor in circumstances to which the licence would not otherwise apply.

Fire safety measures in licensed premises policy

This policy has been developed to provide aset of minimum fire safety measuresfor licensed premises

Free drinking water policy

Licensees must ensure that water suitable for drinking is provided, free of charge, at all times when liquor is sold and supplied for consumption on the licensed premises.

Harm minimisation policy

The sale, supply and consumption of liquor needs to be carefully regulated.

How to conduct a Trade Promotion Lottery

General conditions and regulations for Trade Promotion Lotteries.

Incident register at licensed premises policy

To provide licensees with guidance regarding their obligations in relation to recording incidents that occur on and in the vicinity of their licensed premises.

Inspection of records and access to documents policy

Guidance to the legislative and operational requirements associated with the inspection of and access to documents relating to licensed premises that are held by the licensing authority.

Page reviewed 01 August 2019