Special licence conditions apply to venues in designated areas that have experienced high levels of alcohol-related violence. These are known as prescribed precincts.
To date, the NSW Government has created two such areas:
The special licence conditions that apply to both areas include:
*Half hour live entertainment exemptionA two-year trial of a 2am lock out and 3.30am last drinks via exemption for venues that offer genuine live entertainment, live performances or arts and cultural events commenced in January 2017. More information is available on our website.
Other special conditions only apply in the Kings Cross precinct, including:
RSA requirements in precincts
Half hour live entertainment exemption
AM0353 Long-term banning order application by Police: Kings Cross and/or other prescribed precincts (PDF, 691KB)