News: Alcohol Restrictions remain in Tennant Creek

Alcohol restrictions will remain in place in Tennant Creek for a further six months

Posted: Wednesday, 13 June 2018

Barkly Regional Council welcomes the Liquor Commission's announcement that the current restrictions will remain in place for a further six months with minor changes to trading hours.
Council submitted a detailed response to the Liquor Commission urging them to give the current restrictions time to work. A copy of Council’s letter is available below.
Council recommended leaving the current restrictions in place for 12 months, followed by a comprehensive review to measure the effectiveness of the restrictions.
Council looks forward to working with Government to develop a long-term strategy on alcohol for the region.

Northern Territory Liquor Commission Decision Notice

Letter to the Northern Territory Liquor Commission