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JAN 11 2017 Changes to the Liquor Control Regulations 1989
From 11 January 2017 the following changes take effect. This includes a new category of special facility licence and other changes read more...
DEC 20 2016 Department develops local government guide
The Department recently developed a liquor licensing guide for local government authorities. read more...
NOV 20 2016 Public Interest Assessment - Form 2A
As part of its report to the Minister for Racing and Gaming the Liquor Act Review Committee recommended, amongst other things, that theLiquor Control Act 1988 be amended to require applicants for new licences to complete a Community Impact Statement to support their application read more...
NOV 20 2015 Liquor Legislation Amendment Act 2015
The first stage of amendments to the Liquor Control Act 1988 came into effect on November 20, 2015  read more...
FEB 12 2015 Report of the Independent Review Committee
A report on the review of the Liquor Control Act 1988 was finalised by the Review Committee in December 2013. read more...
FEB 06 2015 Hotels have 24/7 licence to sell liquor to lodgers
The recent debate over the licensing authority’s decision to refuse an application by The Treasury to trade 24 hours per day, seven days per week missed some fundamental facts that have a significant influence on the issue. read more...
FEB 06 2015 A note from the Director General on applying for a liquor licence
Disappointed applicants and commentators on liquor licensing decisions often do not understand why an apparent good idea for a “bar” is not approved by the liquor licensing authority. read more...
AUG 5 2014 Are you applying or want to know how to have your say about an application?
The seminar is designed to provide prospective licensees and other stakeholders with an in depth explanation of the liquor licence application process including the statutory and administrative requirements of prospective licensees  read more...
JUN 23 2014 Changes to acceptable identification documents
From July 1, 2014 the Department of Transport will introduce a Western Australian Photo Card which will serve as an official identity card for people who, for various reasons, do not have an Australian driver’s licence  read more...
JAN 24 2014 Learner's Permit Accepted as Proof of Age Identification
On 20 April 2013 regulations came into effect that allow the Australian Learner’s Permit Card to be used as a form of proof of age under the Liquor Control Act  read more...
JAN 24 2014 Changes to liquor without a meal rules
An amendment to the Liquor Control Regulations 1989 makes it easier for restaurants that accommodate 120 persons or less to apply for a Liquor Without a Meal (LWM) permit. The new modified process is effective from 4 June 2013  read more...
JAN 24 2014 Review of the Liquor Control Act 1988
Racing and Gaming Minister Terry Waldron announced in 2012 a review of the Liquor Control Act 1988  read more...

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