This report details the status of Local Alcohol Policies in each of the 67 Councils in New Zealand. Almost five years since the new legislation which enabled Councils to develop policies, only one quarter of Councils have adopted their policies. The appeals process has resulted in significant policy delay and has effectively watered down any effective measures to reduce alcohol-related harm.
Review of Territorial Authority Progress Towards Local Alcohol Policy development (2nd Edition)
SUMMARY: A review of Territorial Authority progress towards Local Alcohol Policy development