Section 120 Liquor Act 2007 | Adult Allowing Consumption on Licensed Premises

The Legislation

Section 120 of the Liquor Act 2007 (NSW) is concerned with Adult Allowing Consumption on Licence Premises and is set out below.

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120 Responsible adult not to allow minor to consume liquor on licensed premises

(1) If, under this Act, a minor is required to be accompanied by a responsible adult while in a hotel or on club premises, the responsible adult who is accompanying the minor must not allow the minor to consume liquor on the licensed premises. Maximum penalty: 30 penalty units.

(2) In the prosecution for an offence under this section, the defendant has the burden of proving that he or she was not the responsible adult in relation to the minor at the relevant time.