This register records the particulars of liquor licences issued under the Liquor Acts 1912 - 1965 by the Cloncurry Magistrates Court and before 1 Jan 1965 by Cloncurry Court of Petty Sessions. The register is divided into two parts: Part I is a register of licensees and Part II is a register of licensed premises.
Part I includes the following details date of court hearing; name of licensee, nature of licence, whether new, transferred, removed or temporary, address of licensee, locality and name of premises, vessel or trade, particulars and date of conviction against licensee as endorsed on license, amount and date of fine, date of transfer and any remarks. In addition to the above details,
Part II also includes the following nature of licence, description of licensed premises (parish, county, re-subdivision, allotment, section), area of land, names of owners of premises, lessees and sub-lessees, mortgages of premises, and nature and extent of interest therein; date of forfeiture and date of payment of prescribed fee. Entries in Part I are chronological by date of hearing and entries in Part II are alphabetical by name of licensed premises.