skip to main content

I want to...

Current filter:

Elections

Rubbish & Recycling

Facilities

Alcohol ban areasNgā wāhi e rāhuitia ana te waipiro

Alcohol has been banned from some public places in the Hastings District to encourage a safe and welcoming environment.

Additionally, temporary alcohol bans are sometimes put in place for major events to ensure the event is safe for everyone to enjoy. For example, on Spring Carnival horse racing day, an alcohol ban is in place on Racecourse Rd and surrounding streets.  We will let you know of temporary alcohol bans by placing signs in the effected streets on all event days.

For written descriptions and maps of the affected areas see Council's Consolidate Bylaw, (chapter 4)

Enforcing alcohol bans

The police enforce alcohol bans to help make our communities and public places safer. Police officers will issue a fine for a breach of an alcohol ban.

They can issue a fine:

  • instantly (without arrest)
  • after an arrest for breaching the alcohol ban
  • by post, after the breach has occurred.

Alcohol Ban area maps

Loading...

Hastings District Council - Copyright © 2019 Hastings District Council

Disclaimers and Copyright
While every endeavour has been taken by the Hastings District Council to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, Hastings District Council shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Information contained has been assembled in good faith. Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. Hastings District Council cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Portions of the information and material on this site, including data, pages, documents, online graphics and images are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary. Externally sourced information or material is copyright to the respective provider.

© Hastings District Council - / +64 6 871 5000 / customerservice@hdc.govt.nz