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New Liquour Licensing Inspector

Newly appointed Liquor licensing Inspector, Ernesto Carter.

The Ministry of Tourism is pleased to welcome Ernesto Carter to the Liquor Licensing Department as its Inspector of Licensed Premises.

Chief Officer in the Ministry of Tourism, Environment, Investment and Commerce, Gloria McField-Nixon said she is pleased to have Mr Carter on board.

"This is a very important role to fill and we are confident that Mr Carter will perform admirably," she said.

A building inspector with the Planning Department for the past eleven and a half years, Mr Carter says he is looking forward to the new challenge:

"Although I enjoyed my time as a Building Inspector, I am very excited to move my career in a different direction. I am energized about the many opportunities for growth and personal development that my new role as Inspector in the Liquor Licensing Department offers," Mr Carter noted.

The mandate of the Inspector of Licensed Premises is to set up and carry out a programme of inspections of licensed premises on a regular basis to ensure that all premises are operating within the confines of the Liquor Licensing Law 1985 (2000 Revision).

Included in the duties of the inspector, are the routine inspections of all licensed premises throughout the year in the Cayman Islands; receiving and investigating complaints from members of the public and licence holders, and logging and reporting findings of complaints to the Liquor Licensing Board and the Ministry.