It is increasingly becoming more important for licensed premises to become active members of a local Liquor Accord. Here are but some of the benefits available by joining this dynamic industry partnership.

  • The establishment and maintenance of effective working relationships with key government agencies such as the NSW Police Force, Office of Liquor, Gaming & Racing, Waverley Municipal Council and other key stakeholders.

  • Recognition of membership to a Liquor Accord which is endorsed by liquor authorities including the Office of Liquor, Gaming & Racing and the Casino, Liquor & Gaming Control Authority.

  • Representation by a professional single voice.

  • Forum for collaboration of ideas and issues affecting the local precinct.

  • Source of information and support.

  • Joint promotion of our local area

  • Joint submissions or representations on behalf of ESLA licensees about a shared common view or issue.

  • Improved compliance with liquor licensing laws.

  • Reduction in under age drinking, reduced anti-social behaviour and crime, reduced alcohol related violence.

  • Networking

  • Member email distribution list for pertinent information.

  • Access to the 'members only' section of our website (including the accord calander)

  • Enhanced local reputations for concerned and active licensees

  • Recognition from the implementation of community based projects instigated by ESLA and subsequent improved business environment.

  • Increased positive perceptions about member premises operations.


President: Adam Purcell
Secretary: Rebecca Ackland
Bondi Junction Representative: John Purkis
Bondi Beach Representative: Rachel Duffy
Double Bay, Rose Bay
and Paddington Representative:
Peter Tate
Licensing Police: Sergeant Pete Bolt
Leading Snr Constable Jamie Zahra
Snr Constable Rob Pazderka
Constable Angus Franks