Feb 8, 2018

Newcastle lock out laws should be strengthened, Hunter New England Health’s review submission says

Newcastle Herald, Anita Beaumont

NEWCASTLE’S existing lock out laws should not only remain, but be strengthened, the local health district says.

In its submission to the NSW Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority’s review of the decade-old lock out laws, Hunter New England Health has proposed the existing laws remain the “base level” conditions for all licensed premises, with further restrictions applied to establishments considered at a higher risk of late night assaults.

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