About Alcohol Healthwatch About Alcohol Healthwatch

Alcohol Healthwatch is an organisation of professionals dedicated to reducing and preventing alcohol-related harm and inequities in Aotearoa New Zealand. We are funded by the Ministry of Health.

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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Media: “Pass the Bill” campaign calls on MPs to support alcohol law change

New Zealanders are being urged to throw their support behind a new campaign “Pass the Bill” that calls on Members of Parliament (MPs) to v... [Read more]

30 June 2022: Media-Supporting the Alcohol Harm Minimisation Bill will save lives

Alcohol Healthwatch is thrilled that the reality of thriving communities free from alcohol harm is one step closer now that MP Chlöe Swarbrick’s... [Read more]

30 June 2022: E-news

Welcome to our June 2022 e-news. Despite the short time since our last newsletter, there have been a number of new updates and significant development... [Read more]

30 June 2022: Factsheet -Alcohol Sponsorship of Sport in Aotearoa New Zealand

Alcohol is one of the most heavily marketed products in the world1 , with sports sponsorship utilised as a key advertising channel.2 Sport is emotiona... [Read more]

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