Several bottle shops in the City of Greater Geelong have signed a new liquor accord, the liquor forum is made up entirely of bottle shops and is the first of its kind in Victoria.
the main focus is to reduce antisocial behaviour and theft in the local area.
Approved by the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR), the accord is a collaborative partnership between 60 liquor licensees, Victoria Police, the VCGLR and community stakeholders to promote the responsible service, sale and consumption of alcohol.
Agreements in the new accord include sharing information on banned or troublesome patrons and refusing entry to minors.
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