In August 2014 The Queensland Government introduced the Safe Night Out Legislation, designed to stamp out alcohol and drug related violence.

These measures include increasing the fines for irresponsible serving of alcohol, increased surveillance using ID Scanners and CCTV, and redefining of the term ”Unduly Intoxicated” to include the use of drugs and other substances.

Make sure you are abreast of all the changes by clicking the links below:

SAFE NIGHT OUT
http://www.qld.gov.au/law/crime-and-police/crime-prevention-and-statistics/a-safe-night-out-and-banning-notices/a-safe-night-out/

CHANGES TO LIQUOR ACT DEFINITIONS
http://www.business.qld.gov.au/industry/liquor-gaming/safe-night-out-strategy/changes-liquor-act-definitions

OVERVIEW OF SAFE NIGHT OUT STRATEGY FOR LIQUOR LICENSEES
http://www.business.qld.gov.au/industry/liquor-gaming/safe-night-out-strategy

LIQUOR ACT 1992 https://www.legislation.qld.gov.au/LEGISLTN/CURRENT/L/LiquorA92.pdf