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Budget 2011-12 Budget Paper No.3 The Budget



Budget 2011-12 Budget Paper No.3 The Budget

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91 Department of Justice Licensing, Regulation and Alcohol Strategy Administers and enforces the Northern Territorys regulatory regimes for gaming, wagering, liquor, kava, tobacco, private security, business affairs, associations administration, licensing under the Consumer Affairs and Fair Trading Act, agents licensing and escort agencies. Provides support for the following independent statutory authorities: Northern Territory Licensing Commission; Northern Territory Racing Commission; Real Estate Agents Licensing Board; and Agents Licensing Fidelity Guarantee Fund. Develops and implements strategies for reducing alcohol supply, consumption and resultant harm. Key Deliverables 2010-11 Budget 2010-11 Estimate 2011-12 Budget Licences and permits administered 21 000 19 000 19 000 Business names and associations administered1 1 500 19 700 19 700 Operational visits undertaken2 2 300 1 900 2 000 Public education and community consultation3 200 300 300 Alcohol management plans under development4 17 17 30 Alcohol management plans managed 16 23 26 1 Anticipated transfer of the business names registration function to the Commonwealth has been delayed until May2012. 2 Includes routine inspections, audits and community visits. 3 Increase due to additional visits related to the development of alcohol management plans. 4 The key deliverable has been amended to reflect those plans under development (including those under transition to community management) and those under management (in place, signed off and managed by community). Licensing and Regulation Grants Provides policy advice and administration of racing industry funding. Key Deliverables 2010-11 Budget 2010-11 Estimate 2011-12 Budget Support provided to Thoroughbred Racing Northern Territory and the Darwin Greyhound Association $12M $12M $12.6M Number of race meetings held across the Northern Territory1 127 127 127 1 Meetings held by the Darwin Greyhound Association and Thoroughbred Racing Northern Territory.