San Telmo Cellars RSA Commitments

San Telmo cellars supports Responsible Service of Alcohol.

As an online seller we abide to all Australian states liquor Acts strict policies and procedures.

ID25 Policy - Proof of age verification

As part of our commitment to the responsible service of alcohol, we enforce the checking of proof of age identification by requesting to confirm that you are over 18 years of age prior to grant you access to our web site.

 We take responsible service of alcohol very seriously and want to make sure that we only sell alcohol to people of the legal age.

Secondary Supply Policy - Don't buy it for them.

Secondary supply is the most common way young people obtain alcohol; this is where an adult purchases alcohol on behalf of a person under the age of 18. It is against the law to provide or supply alcohol to a minor.

Liquor Licensing Acts

Liquor licensing legislation in Australia is state and territory based:

New South Wales: Liquor Act 2007: It is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years.

Victoria: Under the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998 it is an offence: To supply alcohol to a person under the age of 18 years (Penalty exceeds $19,000), For a person under the age of 18 years to purchase or receive liquor (Penalty exceeds $800).

Western Australia: Liquor Control Act 1988: It is an offence to sell or supply liquor to a person under the age of 18 years on licensed or regulated premises; or for a person under the age of 18 years to purchase, or attempt to purchase, liquor on licensed or regulated premises.

South Australia: Liquor Licensing Act 1997, Section 113: Liquor must NOT be supplied to persons under 18.

Queensland: Liquor Act 1992: It is an offence to supply liquor to a person under the age of 18 years.

Australian Capital Territory: Under the Liquor Act 2010. A person must not sell or supply liquor to a person under 18 years old on premises where the sale or supply of liquor is authorised or in a public place. Maximum Penalty $5500.

Tasmania: Under the Liquor Licensing Act 1990 it is an offence: for liquor to be delivered to a person under the age of 18 years (Penalty: Fine not exceeding 20 penalty units); and, for a person under the age of 18 years to purchase liquor (Penalty: Fine not exceeding 10 penalty units).

Standard Drinks

Selling alcohol brings with it a great responsibility to you and to the community at large. As a committed, responsible community member we actively pursue harm minimisation strategies. We acknowledge that safe alcohol consumption is ultimately the responsibility of you as an individual. Please be aware of the following guides.

Measuring alwhen pouring from a bottle is very important to drinking responsibly.

How many standard drinks are you having?

Full strength beer 375ml 4.8% = 1.4 standard drink

Mid strength beer 375ml 3.5% = 1.0 standard drink

Low strength beer 375ml 2.7% = 0.8 standard drink

Standard serve of red wine. 100ml 13.5% = 1.0standard drinks

Spirit. High strength 30ml 40% = 1.0 standard drink