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LIQUOR CONTROL REFORM ACT 1998 - SECT 141

Power to serve an infringement notice

S. 141(1) amended by No. 37/2014 s. 10(Sch. item 96.18).

    (1)     If a police officer has reason to believe that a person has committed an offence referred to in subsection (2), he or she may serve an infringement notice on that person.

S. 141(1AA) inserted by No. 8/2009 s. 21(1), amended by Nos 88/2009 s. 8(2)(a), 12/2011 s. 8(1), 58/2011 s. 104(Sch. item 4.204).

    (1AA)     If a gambling and liquor inspector has reason to believe that a person has committed an offence referred to in subsection (2) (other than subsection (2)(dd), (de), (df), (dg), (dh), (fc), (gb), (gc), (m) or (n)), he or she may serve an infringement notice on that person.

S. 141(1AB) inserted by No. 43/2011 s. 33(1), amended by No. 45/2017 s. 19.

    (1AB)     If a protective services officer has reason to believe that a person has committed an offence against section 119(3) or 123(1)(b) at or in the vicinity of a designated place, he or she may serve an infringement notice on that person.

S. 141(1AC) inserted by No. 45/2017 s. 54(2).

    (1AC)     A protective services officer may only exercise the power to serve an infringement notice under this section in relation to a person who was at, or in the vicinity of, a designated place at the time of the alleged offence.

S. 141(1A) inserted by No. 32/2006 s. 87(2), amended by Nos 8/2009 s. 21(2)(a), 43/2011 s. 33(2).

    (1A)     An offence referred to in subsection (1), (1AA) or (1AB) for which an infringement notice may be served is an infringement offence within the meaning of the Infringements Act 2006 .

S. 141(1B) inserted by No. 9/2008 s. 8(1).

    (1B)     Despite subsection (1), an infringement notice must not be served under subsection (1) on a person who is under 18 years of age at the time of the alleged offence in respect of the following offences—

        (a)     an offence against section 113(1), (1A), (1B) or (1C);

        (b)     an offence against section 114(1);

        (c)     an offence against section 114(2).

    (2)     An infringement notice may be served in respect of an offence against—

S. 141(2)(aaa) inserted by No. 71/2011 s. 21(a).

        (aaa)     section 54(11) (failure to notify Commission of person ceasing to be nominee);

S. 141(2)(a) substituted by No. 92/2004 s. 36(a).

        (a)     section 98 (owners and mortgagees of licensed premises);

S. 141(2)(aa) inserted by No. 92/2004 s. 36(a).

        (aa)     section 99 (refreshments to be available);

S. 141(2)(aab) inserted by No. 57/2010 s. 21(1).

        (aab)     section 99A (free drinking water to be provided);

S. 141(2)(ab) inserted by No. 92/2004 s. 36(a).

        (ab)     section 100 (except paragraph (d)) (residents' register);

        (b)     section 101 (failure to display licence or permit on licensed premises);

S. 141(2)(ba) inserted by No. 92/2004 s. 36(b), amended by No. 8/2009 s. 21(2)(b).

        (ba)     section 101B(2) (failure to produce plan of premises on request);

        (c)     section 102 (failure to display notice on licensed premises or to comply with requirements for display);

        (d)     section 103 (failure to notify change of director or obtain approval for new director);

S. 141(2)(daa) inserted by No. 32/2006 s. 86(1)(a), amended by No. 58/2011 s. 104(Sch. item 4.205(a)).

        (daa)     section 103A(2) (failure to notify the Commission in writing within 14 days of a person ceasing to be an associate of a licensee or permittee or a person becoming an associate of a licensee or permittee);

S. 141(2)(da) inserted by No. 92/2004 s. 36(c).

        (da)     section 105 (no letting or sub-letting without consent);

S. 141(2)(db) inserted by No. 32/2006 s. 86(1)(b), amended by No. 58/2011 s. 104(Sch. item 4.205(b)).

        (db)     section 106(1) (permit any other person to carry on a business of supplying liquor on the licensed premises of a licensee or permittee or permit any person who is not employed by the licensee or permittee to be engaged in the carrying on of such a business other than in accordance with the written consent of the Commission);

S. 141(2)(dc) inserted by No. 57/2010 s. 21(2), amended by No. 58/2011 s. 104(Sch. item 4.205(c)).

        (dc)     section 106B (failure to notify Commission that sexually explicit entertainment provided on licensed premises);

S. 141(2)(dd) inserted by No. 12/2011 s. 8(2).

        (dd)     section 106H(3)(a) (refusal to give name or address);

S. 141(2)(de) inserted by No. 12/2011 s. 8(2).

        (de)     section 106H(3)(b) (giving a false name or address);

S. 141(2)(df) inserted by No. 12/2011 s. 8(2).

        (df)     section 106H(7) (refusal to provide evidence of name or address);

S. 141(2)(dg) inserted by No. 12/2011 s. 8(2).

        (dg)     section 106J(1) (entering or remaining on licensed premises from which a person is barred);

S. 141(2)(dh) inserted by No. 12/2011 s. 8(2).

        (dh)     section 106J(2) (re-entering or remaining in the vicinity of licensed premises from which a person is barred);

S. 141(2)(di) inserted by No. 12/2011 s. 8(2).

        (di)     section 106K(1) (failure to keep records of barring orders);

S. 141(2)(dj) inserted by No. 12/2011 s. 8(2).

        (dj)     section 106K(2) (failure to produce records of barring orders upon request);

S. 141(2)(dk) inserted by No. 12/2011 s. 8(2).

        (dk)     section 106K(4) (unauthorised disclosure of records);

S. 141(2)(dl) inserted by No. 12/2011 s. 8(2).

        (dl)     section 106K(5) (failure to destroy records of barring orders);

        (e)     section 108 (certain offences by licensee or permittee);

S. 141(2)(ea) inserted by No. 92/2004 s. 36(d), repealed by No. 12/2011 s. 12.

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S. 141(2)(eab) inserted by No. 57/2010 s. 21(3), amended by No. 12/2011 s. 8(3).

        (eab)     section 108AA (licensee, or the responsible person, must complete refresher approved responsible service of alcohol programs);

S. 141(2)(eac) inserted by No. 57/2010 s. 21(3).

        (eac)     section 108AB (licensee must ensure staff complete approved responsible service of alcohol programs);

S. 141(2)(ead) inserted by No. 57/2010 s. 21(3).

        (ead)     section 108AC (licensee must ensure staff complete refresher approved responsible service of alcohol programs);

S. 141(2)(eae) inserted by No. 57/2010 s. 21(3), amended by No. 20/2018 s. 25(1).

        (eae)     section 108AD (licensee must keep RSA certificates);

S. 141(2)(eaf) inserted by No. 57/2010 s. 21(3), substituted by No. 20/2018 s. 25(2).

        (eaf)     section 108AE(2) (licensee must produce RSA certificates for inspection);

S. 141(2)(eag) inserted by No. 20/2018 s. 25(2).

        (eag)     section 108AE(3) (licensee must give information to police officer or a gambling and liquor inspector);

S. 141(2)(eb) inserted by No. 92/2004 s. 36(d).

        (eb)     section 108B (except subsection (3)) (corporate licensee must provide details of directors);

        (f)     section 109 (taking orders at unlicensed premises);

S. 141(2)(fa) inserted by No. 92/2004 s. 36(e).

        (fa)     section 111(a) (certain offences at licensed premises contrary to the licence or permit);

S. 141(2)(fb) inserted by No. 9/2008 s. 7(a).

        (fb)     section 113(1), (1A), (1B) or (1C) (consuming or having liquor on unlicensed premises);

S. 141(2)(fc) inserted by No. 88/2009 s. 8(2)(b).

        (fc)     section 113A(1) (consumption of liquor on party buses);

S. 141(2)(g) amended by No. 9/2008 s. 7(b).

        (g)     section 114(1) (certain offences by non-licensees);

S. 141(2)(ga) inserted by No. 9/2008 s. 7(c).

        (ga)     section 114(2) (refusal or failure by person who is drunk, violent or quarrelsome to leave licensed premises when requested to do so);

S. 141(2)(gb) inserted by No. 12/2011 s. 8(4).

        (gb)     section 114(3) (remaining in the vicinity of licensed premises after being refused entry or requested to leave);

S. 141(2)(gc) inserted by No. 12/2011 s. 8(4).

        (gc)     section 114(4) (entering licensed premises within 24 hours of being refused entry or being requested to leave);

        (h)     section 115 (betting on licensed premises);

              (i)     section 116 (falsely indicating premises as licensed);

S. 141(2)(ia) inserted by No. 88/2001 s. 10(1).

        (ia)     section 118A (supplying alcohol-based food essences);

S. 141(2)(ib) inserted by No. 88/2001 s. 10(1).

        (ib)     a regulation made under section 118B (prohibition of the supply of liquor);

        (j)     Division 2 of Part 8 (offences in relation to underage drinking);

S. 141(2)(k) amended by No. 92/2004 s. 36(f).

        (k)     section 126(4) (name and address of minor);

S. 141(2)(l) inserted by No. 92/2004 s. 36(g), amended by No. 73/2007 s. 6(a), substituted by No. 8/2009 s. 21(2)(c).

        (l)     section 130A(3) (refuse or fail to give name and residential address);

S. 141(2)(m) inserted by No. 73/2007 s. 6(b).

        (m)     section 148F(1) or (2) (contravening banning notice or failing to comply with police directions);

S. 141(2)(n) inserted by No. 73/2007 s. 6(b), amended by No. 71/2011 s. 21(b).

        (n)     section 148J(1) or (2) (contravening exclusion order or failing to comply with police directions);

S. 141(2)(o) inserted by No. 71/2011 s. 21(c).

        (o)     clause 25(2), (3), (4), (5), (6), (7) or (9) of Schedule 3 (transitional provisions— Liquor Control Reform Amendment Act 2010 );

S. 141(2)(p) inserted by No. 71/2011 s. 21(c).

        (p)     clause 26 (transitional provision— Liquor Control Reform Further Amendment Act 2011 ).

Ss 142, 143 repealed by No. 32/2006 s. 87(3).

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S. 144 amended by Nos 88/2001 s. 10(2)(a)(b), 32/2006 s. 86(2) (ILA s. 39B(1)).



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