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The Commissioner's staff includes compliance officers who
assist the Commissioner in the enforcement of legislation that the Commissioner is responsible for administering.
The Commissioner provides each compliance officer with an
identification badge and a compliance officer is required to
produce the badge on request.
Responsibilities of a Compliance Officer
are responsible for detecting and
reporting breaches of the Liquor Licensing Act 1997,
Gaming Machines Act 1992, and other relevant legislation by
conducting investigations throughout the state, to ensure
prepare witness statements, records
of interviews and collate evidence which enable reports
and recommendations to be accurately recorded and
presented to the Commissioner.
are required to advise the licensee
of recommended remedial action arising from non-compliance with liquor and gaming legislation, and as
required, inform and advise appropriate agencies as well
as reporting all non-compliance issues to the
contribute to the ongoing education
of licensees regarding the management and maintenance and
other matters relating to liquor and gaming legislation
by providing advice, relevant to the role of the
compliance officer, of their rights, obligations and
responsibilities in accordance with the Liquor Licensing
Act 1997 and the Gaming Machines Act 1992 and other relevant legislation.
participate in taskforce operations
(both overt and covert) in conjunction with officers from
other agencies such as police, fire services,
environmental protection authorities, and local
government. Taskforce operations may take place outside
normal business hours.
ensure that responsible service
principles and practices are being adhered to by
licensees, approved responsible persons and gaming
managers, to ensure compliance with the Liquor Licensing
Act 1997 and the Gaming Machines Act 1992.
Powers of Authorised Officers |
Noise and Disturbance |
Disciplinary Action |
Minors as Licensees
Page Last Updated: 4-7-2009
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