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Liquor and Accommodation Act 1990 (No. 44 of 1990)
Requested:  22 Oct 2014
Consolidated as at:  Sessional

80. Person to leave licensed premises when requested to do so, &c.

      (1) A person shall leave licensed premises when required to do so by –

(a) the licensee or a person acting with the authority of the licensee; or

(b) a police officer –

acting in accordance with this Act.

Penalty:

Fine not exceeding 10 penalty units.

      (2) A person who –

(a) has left licensed premises in compliance with subsection (1); or

(b) has been removed from licensed premises by a police officer acting in accordance with this Act –

shall not re-enter or attempt to re-enter those premises within the period of 24 hours immediately after leaving or being removed from the premises.

Penalty:

Fine not exceeding 10 penalty units.

      (3) A police officer may –

(a) arrest without warrant a person whom the police officer reasonably believes is committing, or has committed, an offence under subsection (1) or (2); and

(b) use such reasonable force as may be necessary to remove from licensed premises a person whom the police officer reasonably believes is committing, or has committed, an offence under subsection (1) or (2).