Section 86 Liquor Act 2007 | Breaches of the Peace

The Legislation

Section 86 of the Liquor Act 2007 (NSW) is concerned with Breaches of the Peace and is set out below.

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86 Breach of the peace

(1) The Local Court may, on application by any person, order a licensee to close the licensed premises for a period of time specified in the order if the Court is satisfied that there is, or is likely to be, a breach of the peace in the neighbourhood of the licensed premises.

(2) A licensee must comply with an order made under this section. Maximum penalty: 50 penalty units or imprisonment for 6 months, or both.