The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 29
Addition to powers conferred by Section 55 "Licensing Ordinance 1865." Superintendent may grant
Addition to powers conferred by Section 55 "Licensing Ordinance 1865." Superintendent may grant.
10. In addition to the powers conferred upon the Superintendent by the fifty-sixth section of the said Licensing Ordinance 1865 it shall be lawful for the Superintendent from time to time and at any time to issue licenses to be called Bush Licenses authorising the owners or occupiers of any house situate in remote or thinly populated districts to sell fermented and spirituous liquors in such house and the annual fee payable for every such license shall be the sum of Five Pounds. Provided always that no person shall be licensed by the Superintendent as aforesaid if his house be within ten miles of any house licensed under the provisions of the said Licensing Ordinance 1865 nor unless it shall appear to the Superintendent that there is need of a house for the accommodation of travellers at the spot where such house is situate.