Party bus operations that pose the greatest risk of alcohol-related harm are subject to regulatory control.
Temporary limited licences are usually sought by persons or organisations holding one-off events, such as a ball or presentation night or a one-off event requiring an extension of trading hours or the size of the licensed premises.
Some small businesses are not required to have a liquor licence when supplying liquor. There are strict conditions regarding these exemptions.
This page provides information on designated dry areas and what they mean for liquor licence applications.
Licensees who hold a general, on-premises, late night or packaged liquor licence may apply for an exemption from one or more of the requirements relating to the Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA).
Ordinary trading hours under the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998 include extended trading for New Year’s Eve in relation to certain licences.