​Community involvement

Local community engagement is central to decisions about liquor licences in NSW.

Depending on the type of liquor licence, this can be a simple matter of talking to residents and local authorities, or a more involved process of producing a community impact statement (CIS).

Either way, liquor laws in NSW give our local communities a strong voice in licensing decisions.

Read more about how Liquor & Gaming NSW works with the community:

Liquor & Gaming NSW has also established a dedicated community access team whose role is to assist, inform and educate community members so that they can participate in liquor related decisions, policy development and government initiatives.