About Alcohol Healthwatch About Alcohol Healthwatch

Alcohol Healthwatch is an organisation of professionals dedicated to reducing and preventing alcohol-related harm in Aotearoa New Zealand. 

Our role is to provide credible and up-to-date evidence-based information on matters relating to alcohol policy and planning. Our priority is to mobilise communities to take action on a range of alcohol-related harms, including fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.

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4 Apr 2020: Media - Government urged to rethink giving free reign to online alcohol sales

Dr Jackson is urging the Government to consider further action to restrict alcohol availability. “It is important that the Government considers ... [Read more]

2 Apr 2020 - E-News

Our first e-news for the decade. For some of our team, we are just extremely grateful to have been able to make it back to Aotearoa followin... [Read more]

25 Mar 2020 - FANNZ Update

The proposed label was rejected by a majority of two (6 out of 10 Ministers voting against the current proposal), and sent back to FSANZ for review. T... [Read more]

25 Mar 2020: Media - Liquor industry tantrum undermines effective regulation of pregnancy warning labels

Alcohol Healthwatch is extremely disappointed that an evidence-based pregnancy warning label for alcohol products and packaging has been sent back to ... [Read more]

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