99 Responsible sale, supply, service or promotion of
(1) The regulations may make provision for or with respect to
requiring or encouraging the adoption of responsible practices in the sale,
supply, service and promotion of liquor.
(2) In particular, the regulations may make provision for or with
respect to the following:
(a) restricting or prohibiting the conduct of promotions or other
activities (including the discounting or supply of liquor free of charge) that
could result in misuse or abuse of liquor, such as binge drinking or excessive
(b) the standards to be observed on licensed premises in the sale and
service of liquor, for the purpose of preventing misuse or abuse of
(c) requiring licensees, managers and other persons engaged in the
sale, supply, service and promotion of liquor and other activities on the
licensed premises to undergo courses of training that will promote responsible
practices in those activities,
(d) specifying the circumstances in which the Director-General may, in
accordance with the regulations, require promotions or advertisements that
involve the discounting of liquor to be accompanied by messages that encourage
the responsible consumption of alcohol.
(3) Without limiting subsection (2), the regulations may adopt with or
without modification the standards contained in an industry code of practice
as standards to be observed on licensed premises in the sale, supply, service
and promotion of liquor.
(4) The regulations under subsection (2) (c) may create offences
punishable by a penalty not exceeding 100 penalty units.
Note. The penalty for any other offence created by the regulations
cannot exceed 50 penalty units—see section 159