Compliance Mechanisms and Penalties:
Authorised officers (including police officers) have powers to monitor and enforce compliance with the Act and to investigate complaints. These include issuing on the spot fines and seizure of liquor from unlicensed premises.
Offences may be dealt with before the Magistrates Court or through Departmental administrative hearing. Such actions may result in heavy fines, suspension or cancellation of a licence, reprimand or issuance of orders on premises.
Review or Appeal Mechanisms:
An appeal against a determination of the Chief Executive may be made to the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal by parties to the application, submission or objection.
Enquiries may be made to:
Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal.