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How to lodge a complaint to the Commission under section 95.
A complaint lodged to the commission under section 95 can be made by the:
The complaint must include:
The complaint can be lodged by:
A copy of the complaint must be served immediately on the licensee.
The Director, if satisfied that the safety, health or welfare of the public so requires, may impose a condition on, or vary or suspend the operation of a previous condition imposed on a licence, to have effect pending determination of the complaint.
Extract from section 96 of the Liquor Control Act 1988.
Extract from section 95 of the Liquor Control Act 1988.
The commission is to be constituted by three members, including a member who is a legal practitioner.
The member or members who are to constitute the panel in relation to any application shall be selected by the Chairperson, who may have regard for their respective knowledge or experience relating to the application lodged.
Notice of a complaint under this section and of the time and place appointed for the hearing of the complaint shall be served by the commission:
Upon making a complaint, the commission may require the complainant to attend a preliminary conference before the commission, and may require a licensee to show cause to the commission why disciplinary action should not be taken.
If the commission is satisfied that the grounds on which the allegation is based are vexatious or can not be made out the commission shall give notice of that determination to the complainant and the complaint shall not then be heard
without leave of the commission.
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