Under the Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria), the City of Kingston has the authority to create and enforce Local Laws.
Information on environmental health issues affecting local businesses and the community.
Infringement notices, or fines, are penalties for minor offences. Council has a statutory and community responsibility to enforce certain legislation within the municipality.
Consumption of alcohol is prohibited in designated public areas around Kingston. This is to regulate and control the consumption and possession of alcohol in public places to prevent anti-social behaviour that is detrimental or a nuisance to the community.