Minimum Age: 18
Product Terms: Terms of Engagement and Host Responsibility Policy as at 1st of July 2012
Although your cocktail party is being held at your home or private business, we must still strictly adhere to local and national laws governing the service of Alcohol. To this end, a copy of these terms and conditions must be read and signed by all party hosts before any cocktail service commences.
All people under the age of 18 at your cocktail party must be accompanied by their legal guardian or parent. If there are any unaccompanied minors at your function, they must leave the cocktail service area before service can begin.
There must be ample substantial food available to guests at all parties throughout the entire cocktail service. If you do not have any substantial food available, your bartender will not to serve and cocktails.
3. Responsible Drinking
We provide a full service cocktail experience, but responsible drinking must be adhered to at all times. All of our cocktails are served to half a standard drink measure and if there are any exceptions to this your bartender will notify you. It is generally expected that over a two hour period at any given party and individual drinking responsibly will consume an average of six to eight cocktails, although it is expected that each guest will consume that which they reasonably and responsibly choose to consume.
Your bartender reserves the right to refuse service to any guest. If there is an individual at your party who is drinking irresponsibly or has become intoxicated, your bartender will politely caution that individual and notify you as a host. If that person continues to drink irresponsibly or becomes further intoxicated, it is your responsibility as host to remove that individual from the service area.
Furthermore, if the participants of a party are already intoxicated on the arrival of your bartender, the bartender will unable to commence service.
4. Responsible Driving
The legal alcohol limit, if you are under 20, is 150 micrograms per litre of breath or 30 milligrams per 100 millilitres of blood. This is a zero limit - consuming just one drink will mean you can be charged with drink-driving. If you are over twenty, You must not drive if you have consumed more than the legal alcohol limit, which is 400 micrograms per litre of breath or 80 milligrams per 100 millilitres of blood.
It is difficult to say how many alcoholic drinks you can have before you reach these limits. It depends on many factors, including: whether you are male or female; your size; how much food you have eaten. Because of this, and because even small amounts of alcohol can affect your driving, the best advice is: if you drink at all, don\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'t drive.
As you are the host of your party, it is your responsibility to ensure that no guest drinks and drives. If any of your guests require a dial a driver or a taxi, please contact the following:
Auckland Taxi Service: 0800 829 466 , Auckland Co-op Taxis 09 300 3000 , Auckland Dial a Driver 0800 382438
Kiwi Cabs: 04 389 9999 , Wellington Combined Taxis: 0800 38 44 44 , Wellington Dial a Driver 0800 423 748
5. Low Alcoholic and Non Alcoholic Beverages
Low Alcoholic and Non Alcoholic Beverages are available at all parties. Please feel free to ask your bartender to mix you one.
6. Safe Environment
As host, you are legally required to ensure that there is a safe environment for both your guests, as well as your bartender. If the environment is not safe at the start of a function or becomes unsafe during, your bartender will commence service and will leave immediately. We have a zero tolerance policy towards harassment, threats, or any other such behaviors towards our bartenders and if such behaviors occur we will pursue all means of legal recourse available.
All cocktail glasses that are broken during the course of your party will be charged to you as a host at the cost
$10.00 per glass + GST
8. Failure to meet these conditions
If your cocktail party is cancelled or does not occur due to any of the clauses above not being met, or if the party host does not agree to these terms of engagement, we have a 0% refund policy.
Duration in Minutes: 120
Suitable for: Great for Large Groups, Great for Small Groups, Hen and Stag Parties
Not Suitable for: Children