Liquor (Amendment) Regulations, 2020

Statutory Instrument 43 of 2020

IN RECOGNITION of the risk posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and in excise of the owers conferred on the Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry by section 38 as read with section 42 (2) (c) of the Liquor Act, the following Regulations are hereby made —

1. Citation and commencement

These Regulations may be cited as the Liquor (Amendment) Regulations, 2020. and shall come into operation on 28th March, 2020.

2. Amendment of regulation 8 of Cap. 43:11 (Sub. Leg.)

The Regulations are amended by substituting for regulation 8, the following new regulation —“Days and Hours of operation Cap. 43:028 (1) The days and hours of operation for a business or trade licensed under the Act shall be as set out in the Second Schedule.(2) Notwithstanding the provisions of subregulation (1), where a restaurant licensed under the Trade Act and a bar liquor licensed under the Act are issued for the same business premises, the bar licensee shall not sell liquor."Peggy O. Serame,Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry.

PDF icon 10777.pdf83.96 KB