Hospitality & Liquor Licensing

The hospitality and liquor licensing team at Murfett Legal provides practical, commercial and technical advice on all aspects of hospitality and liquor licensing law in Western Australia and South Australia.

Murfett Legal aims to provide clients with clear and practical legal strategies to achieve the best possible outcome. We will work alongside you to understand your legal needs.

Some of the services we offer are:

  • Applications for new liquor licences including the preparation of Public Interest Assessment submissions
  • Objections to new liquor licence applications
  • Selling or purchasing licensed premises including preparing business sale agreements, partnership agreements and transferring liquor licences
  • Applications for extended trading permits, variations to licence conditions and alterations/redefinitions of licensed premises
  • Property matters including preparation and review of lease agreements
  • Representing licensees the subject of a Section 117 complaint, section 64 show cause inquiry or section 95 disciplinary complaint
  • Appearing before the Liquor Commission including reviews of Director’s decision
  • Due diligence and contract negotiations
  • Planning and environmental issues
  • Specialised liquor licensing and gaming advice

Murfett Legal has extensive experience in all types of transactions in relation to all types of licensed premises and property related matters.

our specialists

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Tom Meagher

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Peter Broun

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Margaret Au

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Alice Commander

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Karen Smith

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