Section 109 Liquor Act 2007 | Misrepresenting Credit


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The Legislation

Section 109 of the Liquor Act 2007 (NSW) is concerned with Misrepresenting Credit and is set out below.

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109 Misrepresentation or misdescription of credit transactions

(1) A responsible person for licensed premises must not, in any credit transaction, describe or represent any cash advance extended to another person who the responsible person knows, or could reasonably be expected to know, intends to use the cash advance to gamble on the licensed premises to be a payment for goods or services lawfully provided on the licensed premises or elsewhere. Maximum penalty: 50 penalty units.

(2) In subsection (1), “credit transaction” means any transaction involving a payment to licensed premises by means of a credit facility provided by a financial institution.