WC Liquor authority conducts over 100 inspections during long weekend

The Western Cape Liquor Authority says it conducted more than 100 inspections over the Easter long weekend.

Enforcement operations were held in various communities including Nyanga, Parow, Stellenbosch, Grassy Park and Saldanha.

Inspectors issued 54 fines and notices as well as 13 compliance certificates. Since the start of the lockdown in March last year, the Liquor Authority conducted almost 400 enforcement investigations.

Of the 97 matters placed on the Liquor Licensing Tribunal’s case roll, 56 licenses were suspended.