Liquor and Gaming

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COVID-19 Industry Recovery

The Tasmanian Government is closely monitoring​​ the public health restrictions put in place to help stop the spread of coronavirus​​​.

Stage 3​ of lifting the restrictions ​commences at 12 noon, Friday 26 June 2020​. ​​All liquor, gaming and wagering premises may operate with public health restrictions.

You can clarify the things you should do to safely operate​ your premises here.

​​COVID-19 - Financial Supports 

The Liquor and Gaming Branch is administering a number of financial measures put in place by the Tasmanian Government to support liquor and gaming businesses affected by the public health restrictions.

COVID-19 Safety for Customers

Staff in licensed premises are working hard to maintain a COVID safe environment.

To find out how you can keep yourself and others safe when you visit any location, go to https://coronavirus.tas.gov.au/ or call the Tasmanian Public Health Hotline: 1800 671 738.

Concerns or complaints that relate to COVID-19 may be referred to the organisations mentioned here​.

Do you need help and support related to gambling or liquor?
 
The following websites list a range of services that are available for individuals and families over the phone, online or in person:

​​​​​​Liquor and Gaming Branch arrangements

Liquor and Gaming Branch staff are working remotely as a result of COVID-19 controls. The reception counter at our offices at 4 Salamanca Place, Hobart and Henty House Launceston remain closed until further notice. 

Compliance inspectors will be undertaking compliance and enforcement activity as premises reopen and operate.
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You can keep up‑to‑date via our website and if you have a query about your licence or permit please email us at licensing@treasury.tas.gov.au or at gaming@treasury.tas.gov.au​.

​The Liquor and Gaming Branch regularly publishes a newsletter with seasonal alerts and other news. You can find it on the Recent News page.  ​

Lo​oking for the Latest Liquor Licence Decisions? 

They can be found in Liquor Licence Decisions​ page​​.

​​Online Application Forms​​

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