Minister defends new 28 day rule for pubs and restaurants

 

A Government Minister is defending a new rule that requires restaurants and pubs to keep a record of what customers have ordered for 28 days.

The measure has faced major backlash with publicans and restaurant owners describing it as an administrative nightmare.

Minister Simon Harris admits there's been a lack of clarity around the issue.

He says they're simply asking businesses to keep a copy of the receipt: