A forum is a meeting of liquor and gambling industry representatives and interested community members who meet regularly.
They develop strategies to:
Forums may be formalised with the establishment of a liquor accord; a written document that sets out specific aims, actions, objectives and strategies addressing local alcohol-related problems. It may also include responsible gambling initiatives.
If you are a member of Victoria police or local council and want to set up a new liquor forum, or need more information about liquor forums, please visit Liquor forums – getting started.
If you are a licensee or manager and want to join your local liquor forum or need more information, visit Liquor forum membership.
Below is a list of upcoming liquor forums (correct at the start of each month).
Please contact the Chair to confirm details or check if there is a meeting being held in your area not listed.
Phillip Island - Wednesday 9 January 2019
Melbourne - Wednesday 23 January 2019 (TBC)
Wellington (Sale) - Tuesday 29 January 2019
Bairnsdale - Tuesday 12 February 2019
Portland - Wednesday 13 February 2019
Phillip Island - Wednesday 13 February 2019
Stawell - Thursday 14 January 2019
Yarrawonga - Thursday 21 February 2019
Mornington - Wednesday 27 February 2019
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