ABOUT

The objective of the liquor accord is for interested parties to collaborate together to prevent or reduce alcohol-related harm / crime or anti-social behavior on, and in the immediate vicinity of, licensed venues in the Northern Beaches area by:

  • encouraging the responsible service of alcohol
  • addressing alcohol-related community and venue safety or security issues
  • working with community, government and industry partners to improve local outcomes and the perception of the Northern Beaches area
  • developing, supporting and implementing agreed strategies and terms of the liquor accord group.

THE BENIFITS OF ENGAUGING IN THIS ACCORD ARE:

  • local neighbourhoods that are safer and more welcoming
  • better reputations for licensees
  • improved business environment
  • constructive relationships between licensees, councils, patrons, residents and police
  • stronger compliance
  • less under-age drinking
  • more awareness about responsible consumption of alcohol.