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
less under-age drinking
more awareness about responsible consumption of alcohol.