Department of the Legislative Assembly, Northern Territory Government

Liquor Amendment Bill 2020

Status - Key Documents - Submissions - Tabled Papers - Report - Contact

On 13 February 2020 the Legislative Assembly referred the Liquor Amendment Bill 2020 to the Legislation Scrutiny Committee for inquiry and report in accordance with clause (4)(c) of the Committee’s Terms of Reference by 24 March 2020.

The Committee encourages all interested people to provide their comments and feedback on the Bill.

The Committee is to inquire into and report on:
a) whether the Assembly should pass the Bill;
b) whether the Assembly should amend the Bill;
c) whether the Bill has sufficient regard to the rights and liberties of individuals; and
d) whether the Bill has sufficient regard to the institution of Parliament.

Submissions should be sent to by close of business Monday 2 March 2020


Report Tabled

Key Documents

Liquor Amendment Bill 2020
Explanatory Statement
Statement of Compatibility with Human Rights
Liquor Act 2019


Submission 1 - Northern Territory Council of Social Services
Submission 2 - Alcohol and Drug Foundation
Submission 3 - People's Alcohol Action Coalition
Submission 4 - Danila Dilba Health Service
Submission 5 - Hospitality NT
Submission 6 - Endeavour Drinks
Submission 6 - Endeavour Drinks - Attachment A
Submission 7 - Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education
Submission 8 - Amity Community Services 

Tabled Papers

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice's response to written questions - 12 March 2020


Inquiry into the Liquor Amendment Bill 2020 - 20 March 2020
Associated Minutes of Proceedings


Committee Secretary
GPO Box 3721
Telephone:  (08) 8946 1485
Email: Contact

Last updated: 20 Mar 2020