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Section 54A Liquor Act 2007
Directions on Sale On Other Premises

Section 54A of the Liquor Act 2007 (NSW) is concerned with Directions on Sale on Other Premises and is set out below.

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The Legislation

54A Directions relating to “sale on other premises” authorisations

(1) The Director-General may give a licensee who is the holder of an authorisation under section 25 (6), or any employee or agent of such a licensee, a written direction that relates to the operation of the authorisation.

(2) Without limitation, any such direction may prohibit or restrict the sale of liquor under the authorisation during such times, or on such premises, as may be specified in the direction.

(3) A direction under this section:
(a) takes effect when it is given to the licensee or person concerned or on a later date specified in the direction, and
(b) may be varied or revoked by the Director-General, and
(c) has effect despite the authority conferred by the authorisation concerned.

(4) A licensee or person who fails to comply with a direction under this section is guilty of an offence. Maximum penalty: 50 penalty units.

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