The retail sector faces certain trading restrictions for trading on Anzac Day 25 April 2018. 

Trading hours restrictions, in part or whole, apply to particular types of shops and the location of the shops in specified areas of the certain states. In some states exempt stores will be able to trade, however we recommend that you consult with your shopping centre manager first.

State

PH

Retail Trade

VIC

Y

Closed between 12:01am and 1 pm*

NSW

Y

Closed between 12:01am and 1 pm**

QLD

Y

Closed

SA

Y

Most Closed

WA

Y

Closed

TAS

Y

Most Closed until 12.30

NT

Y

Not Regulated

ACT

Y

No Restrictions

* Many stores elect to remain closed before 1pm but there is no requirement to do so.

** in NSW there are additional conditions for work prior to 1pm

More information?

For further information or if you need assistance in understanding the classification of your business, and the impact this classification has on trading hours, please contact the NRA for clarification on 1800 RETAIL (738 245).

Further information is also available within the NRA National Trading Hours Fact Sheet, available via the Member Portal (log in required).

Click here to see a guide to Anzac Day Trading Hours per state