Local Alcohol Policy adopted

03 December 2019, 12:00 AM

Adoption of Local Alcohol Policy - Pursuant to Section 19 & 20, Sale and Supply of Alcohol Regulations 2013

On Wednesday, 3 July 2019 Whanganui District’s provisional Local Alcohol Policy was adopted by the Alcohol Regulatory and Licensing Authority and is therefore no longer provisional.

By way of resolution, the Council has set dates for when this policy will come into force.

The policy, except Clauses 3 and 4, will come into force on Monday, 2 September 2019.

The following clauses will come into force on Monday, 2 December 2019:

  • Clause 3 – One-way door restriction
  • Clause 4 – Maximum licensed hours

The Local Alcohol Policy will be available for inspection during ordinary business hours at all Council libraries and at Council Customer Services, 101 Guyton Street.

This policy is also available here.