Risk management

Liquor policies

Banned Drinkers Register

A Banned Drinkers Register (BDR) is a register of people who are prohibited by current legislation from purchasing packaged (takeaway) liquor from some or all licensed premises in Western Australia.

Fire safety measures in licensed premises

A policy to provide a set of minimum fire safety measures for licensed premises

Harm minimisation

The sale, supply and consumption of liquor needs to be carefully regulated.

Incident register at licensed premises

To provide licensees with guidance regarding their obligations in relation to recording incidents that occur on and in the vicinity of their licensed premises.

Liquor accords

Guidance as to the legislative and operational requirements associated with Liquor Accords.

Refusal of service — powers of licensees

This guideline explains the provisions of the Liquor Control Act 1988 (the Act) that can be relied upon by licensees and other authorised persons to refuse service to people.

Responsible promotion and advertising of liquor

This document provides the industry with a framework of practices to follow in the responsible promotion and advertising of liquor.

Safety and Security at licensed premises

Including those licences issued as an Occasional Licence.

Takeaway Alcohol Management System

A Takeaway Alcohol Management System (TAMS) is a system designed to support liquor restrictions, by reducing opportunities for people to purchase quantities of liquor, above what is mandated within any applicable restriction.

Page reviewed 08 September 2023