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A residents’ register must be kept on licensed premises where accommodation is provided by holders of a general licence, a late night (general) licence, an on-premises licence, or a late night (on-premises) licence.
A licensee under a general licence or an on-premises licence, relating to licensed premises where accommodation is provided, must keep a residents’ register.
The licensee must keep the register on the licensed premises.
The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation has specified a register should be held in the following form being either a:
The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation has determined a register should contain the following information:
It is an offence to make or allow false or misleading entries in a register.
The licensee must produce for inspection the register if requested to do so by a Compliance Inspector or other authorised persons. Failure to comply with each of these requirements carries a fine in excess of $1,000.