Annual Report 2016-2017 Director-General of Licensing
Tabled paper 434
Tabled papers for 13th Assembly 2016 - 2020; Tabled papers; ParliamentNT
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Page 15 There are a variety of disciplinary actions available to the Director-General under the Liquor Act when determining a suitable penalty. These include: a formal warning varying, suspending or cancelling the licence imposing a monetary penalty, or infringement notice disqualifying the licensee from holding a licence for a period of time. For serious breaches of the Liquor Act, the Director-General may choose to issue a combination of these penalties. Table 11: Complaints received and actions taken during 2016-17 compared to 2015-16 Liquor complaints received and action taken 2015-16 2016-17 Complaints under investigation as at 30 June with outcome yet to be determined - 10 Complaints investigated, but no further action warranted 11 7 Complaints investigated, formal warning issued 5 0 Licences cancelled following complaint 0 0 Licences suspended due to breaches of licence conditions 1 1 Complaint investigated and monetary penalty or infringement notice imposed 3 2 Other actions 0 0 Total 20 20
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