Interim Report

Interim Report

5 May 2016

© Commonwealth of Australia 2016
ISBN 978-1-76010-420-7

View the report as a single document - (PDF 717KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Members of the committee (PDF 24KB)
Recommendation (PDF 4KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 109KB)

Referral and conduct of the inquiry
References to the Hansard transcript
Structure of the report
Scope of the inquiry

Chapter 2 - Relationship between alcohol and violence (PDF 123KB)

Does alcohol cause violence?

Chapter 3 - Entertainment precincts: strategies on the frontline (PDF 199KB)

Recent reforms
The night-time economy
Lockout laws
Early cessation of alcohol service
Alcohol outlets
Staggered closing times
Other strategies in entertainment precincts

Chapter 5 - Alcohol advertising, taxation, and education (PDF 128KB)


Chapter 6 - A national strategy to address alcohol-related violence (PDF 106KB)

A nationally-consistent approach?
Funding a national strategy
Committee view

Dissenting report from Government Senators (PDF 69KB)
Appendix 1 (PDF 79KB)

Public submissions

Appendix 2 - Public hearings and witnesses (PDF 59KB)

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3560