Welcome to the Alcohol Healthwatch Trust website
Alcohol consumption is widely accepted throughout New Zealand society. However, the harmful effects of alcohol on individuals, families and communities are far-reaching and contribute significantly to the incidence of ill-health, injury and violence in our country.  Alcohol Healthwatch is a team of professionals dedicated to reducing and preventing alcohol-related harm in Aotearoa/New Zealand through effective health promotion.

What's New?

Vacancy- Health Promotion Advisor 
We are looking for an experienced Health Promotion Advisor to advance our efforts in reducing alcohol-related harm.  For more information about the vacancy and applying for the position click here.  Job Description  Job Application Form   Applications close 5.00pm Thursday, 9 March 2017.

Invitation:-Thursday 30th March 2017: FASD-informed practice: A professional development workshop.  Mangere , Auckland.  Click here for the Panui & more information 

21 Dec 2016: FANNZ Update

21 Dec 2016: Newsletter  - Dec 2016 

 

New Zealandís Alcohol Laws have changed

The Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 was passed on the 18th December 2012. This new legislation replaces the Sale of Liquor Act 1989. The new legislation came into force in stages with the final parts coming into force on the 18th December 2013.

For more information on these changes please click on the relevant tab on the left panel "Legislation" or below.

23 Dec 2013: Legislation Info Update - SSA Act 2012, Info on Key Changes, LAP's