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Local Government Act 1993 No 30
Current version for 1 November 2019 to date (accessed 10 December 2019 at 10:55)
Establishment of alcohol-free zones
After complying with the procedures set out in sections 644 and 644A, the council may, by resolution, adopt a proposal (with or without modifications) to establish an alcohol-free zone.The resolution has the effect of establishing the alcohol-free zone in accordance with the terms of the resolution.After making the resolution, the council must, by notice published in a manner that the council is satisfied is likely to bring the notice to the attention of members of the public in the area as a whole or in a part of the area that includes the zone concerned—declare that an alcohol-free zone has been established, andspecify the period (or, in the case of a zone established for one or more special events, the day or days) for which the alcohol-free zone is to operate.An alcohol-free zone may be re-established from time to time, in accordance with this Part, for further periods each not exceeding 4 years.