The Elections and Boundaries Department hereby reminds the public and liquor license holders of Rule 12 of the Village Council (Elections) Regulations 2009 (Statutory Instrument No. 134 of 2009) which states that every person who is the holder of a liquor license granted under the Intoxicating Liquor Licensing Act shall be prohibited from the sale of all forms of intoxicating liquor during the period from the opening of nominations right up to the announcing of the results. The owners of such establishments shall close such establishments to the public during these times on Sunday, 7th July, 2019 for the attached list of villages/communities.
A breach of this section by any person is an offence and a fine of $250.00 or imprisonment for six months.
List of Villages/Communities Holding Election on 7th July, 2019
Orange Walk District
August Pine Ridge
Duck Run III
Stann Creek District
San Pedro Columbia