Exemptions to the freeze on new late night liquor licences in inner city Melbourne: early impact and experience in the four affected municipalities

Exemptions to the freeze on new late night liquor licences in inner city Melbourne: early impact and experience in the four affected municipalities

  • 24 October 2017
  • This study investigated the impact of the exemptions to the liquor licence applications ‘freeze’ – introduced in 2015 by the Victorian Government – to a policy (implemented in 2008) that had banned the approval of new liquor licence applications for licensees seeking to trade past 1am in four inner city municipalities.
    Alcohol consumption and liver, pancreatic, head and neck cancers in Australia: Time- series analyses

    Alcohol consumption and liver, pancreatic, head and neck cancers in Australia: Time- series analyses

  • 25 September 2017
  • This report examines the magnitude and distributions of the preventive effects from the reduction of population drinking on three types of cancer mortality across different gender and age groups in Australia between 1968 and 2011, controlling for the effects of smoking and health expenditure. The report extends our understanding of the role that alcohol plays with respect to liver, pancreatic, head and neck cancers in Australia at an aggregate level.
    Tax aggressiveness of alcohol and bottling companies in Australia

    Tax aggressiveness of alcohol and bottling companies in Australia

  • 4 May 2017
  • This study investigated the tax disclosure strategies of major alcohol and bottling companies operating in Australia, including Australian and foreign owned businesses. Thirteen companies were analysed, through an examination of the effective tax rates and strategies companies used to reduce their tax liability.
    Packaged liquor in Victoria — 2001-2016

    Packaged liquor in Victoria — 2001-2016

  • 3 February 2017
  • Centre for Alcohol Policy Research - This study investigated the packaged liquor market in Victoria between 2001 and 2016, examining changes in availability, ownership patterns and the socioeconomic distribution of outlets.