Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012

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254 Sales of spirit in vessel exceeding 500 ml


The licensee or a manager of any licensed premises, or an employee of the licensee, who sells or supplies any spirit to any person, for consumption on the licensed premises, in a vessel exceeding 500 ml commits an offence.


A person who commits an offence against subsection (1) is liable on conviction to a fine of not more than $2,000.


Subsection (1) does not apply to the sale or supply of any spirit to a person who is a lodger on the licensed premises for consumption in the part of the licensed premises in which that person lodges.

Compare: 1989 No 63 s 169