Alcohol ban in Amsterdam

Anyone wanting to drink alcohol on the streets of central Amsterdam will face a 90 Euro fine for the next six months.

Alcohol ban in Amsterdam

World Bulletin / News Desk

Drinkers in public spaces in the centre of Amsterdam will face a 90 Euro fine for six months, according to new legislation aimed at curbing the level of public disturbances near Dam square and the coach terminal.

Amsterdam’s security officials are determined to struggle with people who do not heed the new alcohol regulations.

The government has set the drinking age at 18 for beating alcohol addiction.

Alcohol ban in the down-town of Amsterdam will be in force until 1 March 2014.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 05 Kasım 2013, 13:20