Straight up Guide to Standard Drinks pamphlet

Free

A pamphlet that explains what a standard drink is and shows how many standard drinks are in a range of types of alcoholic drinks.  

View Straight up Guide to Standard Drinks PDF.

Alcohol Facts and Effects booklet

Free

This booklet outlines what alcohol is and what it does to the body, explains standard drinks, social harms caused by alcohol and benefits attributed to alcohol.

View Alcohol Facts and Effects in PDF.

 

Is Your Drinking Okay? booklet

Free

A booklet to help people decide if their drinking is okay and provides tools to help them cut down or stop drinking. It is one of the six booklets in the Alcohol and Your Health series.

View the Is Your Drinking Okay? PDF.

Alcohol and Older People booklet

Free

A booklet for older people and their families, friends and carers. It is also for anyone interested in finding out more about alcohol and ageing.

It has information about:

  • how our bodies become less able to cope with alcohol as we age
  • how alcohol affects certain medicines and health conditions
  • how much alcohol is too much when you’re older
  • what older people can do if they think they have a drinking problem.
  • what family/whānau can do.

View Alcohol and Older People in PDF.

Alcohol and Your Kids booklet

Free

A booklet for parents and caregivers with helpful information and advice about alcohol and teenagers. It includes:

  • tips about delaying their teens drinking as long as possible
  • information about being a good role model and building and maintaining a good relationships with teens
  • what the law says
  • what to do when things go wrong.

View the Alcohol and Your Kids booklet pdf.

Cutting Down booklet

Free

A booklet for people wanting to cut down their drinking.  It has information and practical tools to help. It is one of the six booklets in the Alcohol and Your Health series.

View Cutting Down in PDF.

Stopping Drinking booklet

Free
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A booklet to help people who have decided to stop drinking or are worried about their drinking and are looking for support to stop. It is one of the six booklets in the Alcohol and Your Health series.

View Stopping Drinking PDF.

Maintaining the Change booklet

Free

A booklet for people who have changed the way they are drinking and want to maintain this change.  It contains information and tools to help stay on track or get back on track after a slip or relapse. It is one of the six Alcohol and Your Health series of booklets.

View the Maintaining the Change PDF. 

Concerned about Someone's Drinking? booklet

Free

A booklet for people who are concerned about someone else's drinking and provides ideas about how to help others. It is one of the six booklets in the Alcohol and Your Health series.

View Concerned about Someone's Drinking? in PDF.

Had enough? - Pack (DVD & workbook)

Free

A DVD (which follows the journey of four people through their addiction, treatment and into their life of recovery) and an accompanying workbook. It is for people needing help to start to overcome any problems they may have with their drinking and/or drug use. 

The DVD and workbook may be ordered separately if you do not need the full pack. The DVD only may be ordered here. Alternatively you can order the workbook only here.

View the Had Enough booklet PDF.

Bewildered - DVD & workbook

Free

A DVD (with stories from parents whose teenagers are experiencing problems with alcohol and/or drugs) and an accompanying workbook. It is for parents/caregivers of teenagers that have problematic alcohol and/or other drug use and associated behaviours. It focuses on the stories and the process of change of parents and young people.

View Bewildered PDF.

Ki te Ao Mārama - DVD & workbook

Free

A DVD (which follows the journey of three people through their addiction, treatment and into their life of recovery) and an accompanying workbook. It is for Māori who are needing help to overcome any problems they may have with their alcohol and/or drug use. 

View Ki te Ao Mārama PDF.

Ruby's Dad children's book with guidelines for clinicians

Free

A children's book called Ruby's Dad with guidelines for clinicians on how to use Ruby's Dad as part of their work. It is for children aged 6-11 years whose parent or relative has a drinking problem. It is an honest, encouraging story to help children and families talk about alcohol and how it can affect family life.

View Ruby's Dad - for Clinicians PDF.

Smashed n Stoned? programme workbooks

Free

These are the four workbooks for HPA's Smashed 'n Stoned? programme. Smashed 'n Stoned? is a facilited self-change programme to be run with groups of 13 to 18-year-olds whose alcohol and drug use puts them at risk.

Before ordering or using these workbooks, you need to have completed the programme facilitator training or be a qualified health professional, such as an AOD treatment or generic clinician. For training dates and locations, see the Events page in the website footer or go to alcohol.org.nz/events.

View the Smashed N Stoned Pack PDF.

Helping with Problem Drinking booklet

Free

A booklet for people who are working with people who are having trouble with their drinking. It outlines how to use the booklets in the Alcohol and Your Health series with the people they are working with.

View the Helping with Problem Drinking PDF.

Ruby's Dad children's book with guidelines for parents

Free

A children's book called Ruby's Dad with guidelines for parents on how to use this book with their child. It is a book for children aged 6-11 years whose parent or relative has a drinking problem.

The storyline is that Ruby's Dad begins to drink too much and things change in Ruby's family. After some difficult times, Dad gets the help he needs to stop drinking.

View Ruby’s Dad - for Parents in PDF.

Serving Alcohol SAFELY at Workplace Events

Free

This booklet SAFELY provides the key components of host responsibility at work social events for employers and gives advice for ensuring the safety of staff. 

View Serving alcohol SAFELY at Workplace Events in PDF.

On The Way Slow down Poster

Free
An A4 poster for licensed premises.

Gone Too Far? Intoxicated? poster

Free
An A4 poster for licensed premises. View the PDF here.

Transport fine sticker (A6 size)

Free

This double-sided A6 size sticker sign is for taxis. It is to assist drivers to advise their customers that they cannot consume alcohol in their vehicle.

Please note that the maximum order is 100 stickers.

The Law - off-licensed premises A4 sign

Free

An A4 signage poster for off-licensed premises.  It reminds customers of the law that intoxicated people will not be served alcohol or allowed on the premises and the ID they need to show to be served alcohol if they look under 25.

View the PDF here.

The Law - on-licensed premises A4 sign

Free

An A4 signage poster for on-licensed premises.  It reminds customers of the law that intoxicated people will not be served alcohol or allowed on the premises and the ID they need to show to be served alcohol if they look under 25. It also lets them know that food, low and non alcohol drinks and free water are available.

View the PDF here.

Host responsibility: guidelines for licensed premises

Free

This is a booklet for bars, taverns, restaurants, cafes and clubs. It provides guidance on strategies and tools to assist staff in licensed premises meet host responsibility requirements under the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012. A sample host responsibility policy is included.

View the Host Responsibility Guidelines PDF.

National Guidance on Alcohol Promotions - On-licensed premises

Free

This guidance sheet about is alcohol advertising, promotions, activities and events that are likely to be considered acceptable or unacceptable in on-licensed premises under the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012. The Act has offences and penalties for certain ‘irresponsible’ alcohol promotions or activities.

View National guidance on Alcohol Promotions - On Licensed premises in PDF

 

National Guidance on Alcohol Promotions - Off-licensed premises

Free

This guidance sheet about is alcohol advertising, promotions, activities and events that are likely to be considered acceptable or unacceptable in off-licensed premises under the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012. The Act has offences and penalties for certain ‘irresponsible’ alcohol promotions or activities.

View Alcohol Promotion – Off License in PDF.

Intoxication Host Responsibility Poster

Free

"Alcohol will not be supplied to anyone who is intoxicated" A4 poster.

View the PDF here.

Under Age Host Responsibility Poster

Free

"Alcohol will not be sold to minors" A4 poster.

View the PDF here.

Date of Birth A3-sized poster

Free
A3 poster with chart to help bar and security staff correctly calculate a patron’s age from their date of birth.

Date of Birth A4 poster

Free

A4 poster with a chart that helps bar and security staff to correctly calculate a patron’s age from their date of birth.

View the PDF here.

Date of Birth card

Free
Date of Birth pocket sized cards for bar and security staff to assist them correctly calculate a patron’s age from their date of birth. The information on the cards is also available as A3 and/or A4 posters.

Guidelines for Managing Alcohol at Large Events

Free

The Guidelines for Managing Alcohol at Large Events book provides best-practice models and other guidance information. It is for individuals and agencies involved with ensuring that alcohol consumption at large events is managed legally and effectively

View Guidelines for Managing Alcohol at Large Events PDF.

Intoxication Prevention Tool A3

Free
A3 Poster with information and advice to prevention intoxication on licensed premises.

Intoxication Assessment Tool Poster

Free

A4 poster for use by the hospitality industry, licensed premises - bars and clubs, and police use.

View the PDF here.

Intoxication Assessment Tool (A6)

Free

Intoxication tool for hospitality industry, licensed premises - bars & clubs, and police use.  Size A6 for pocket use.

View the PDF here.

No ID Host Responsibilty Poster

Free

"No ID, No Service, No Exceptions" A4 poster.

View the PDF here.

The Bar Code: Frontline Bar Staff and the Law booklet

Free

This booklet is for bar staff in licensed premises. It provides practical advice on what bar staff (including volunteer bar servers at clubs) need to do by law when serving alcohol in licensed premises.

View The Bar Code, Front Line Bar Staff and the Law PDF.

The Manager's Guide

Free

A guidance book for managers of premises with alcohol licences. It provides information on the requirements for licensed premises under the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 and other relevant legislation. 

View The Manager's Guide PDF.

Guidelines for Safe Zones at Large Events

Free

An A4 guideline document about safe zones at large events.  It is for event organisers and Safe Zone providers and helps them plan for and provide a Safe Zones for intoxicated patrons at large events, as part of an Alcohol Management Plan. These Guidelines supplement, and should be used in conjunction, with the HPA's Guidelines for Managing Alcohol at Large Events which recommends that it is sensible for organisers of large events to provide a safe place for intoxicated patrons.

View Guidelines for Safe Zones at Large Events PDF.

Have your say about alcohol in your community

Free

This booklet explains how to have a say about the sale and supply of alcohol in your community. 

View the Have Your Say about Alcohol in Your Community PDF.

Ruby's Dad children's book with guidelines for schools

Free

A children's book called Ruby's Dad with guidelines for schools on how to use Ruby's Dad with children aged 6-11 years whose parent or relative has a drinking problem. It is not to be used in classroom settings.

The storyline is that Ruby's Dad begins to drink too much and things change in Ruby's family. After some difficult times, Dad gets the help he needs to stop drinking.

View Ruby’s Dad - for Schools in PDF.

A3 Helpseekers campaign poster - Hand

Free
A3 Helpseekers campaign poster that advertises the Alcohol Drug Helpline 0800 number and website.

A3 Helpseekers campaign poster - Mouth

Free
A3 Helpseekers campaign poster that advertises the Alcohol Drug Helpline 0800 number and website.

Helpseekers campaign flyer

Free
Double-sided Helpseekers campaign flyer.  It advertises the Alcohol Drug Helpline 0800 number and website.

DrinkCheck pamphlet

Free

A popular pamplet that includes:

  • the Drinkcheck questionnaire (WHO's AUDIT tool) to test drinking levels, with information on how to understand the results
  • HPA's low-risk alcohol drinking advice
  • information about standard drinks.

View the Drink Check PDF.

Servewise coaster flyer

Free

This flyer can be used to direct hospitality staff to the new e-learning website Servewise.

Size: 130mm diameter

On-licensed premises toolkit

Free

This resource is available as a booklet to download or as a folder resource. It provides an overview of the legal obligations and responsibilities of premises with alcohol on-licences. The folder resource has space to collate all relevant information in one place. The toolkit includes templates, forms and checklists that can also be downloaded in PDF form here.

Please note the folder toolkit resource is currently only for bars, taverns, restaurants and other on-licensed premises.

If you are a licensee and would like to order a copy, contact your local licensing inspector or public health officer who can deliver it to your premises. Only licensing inspectors and public health officers should order copies of the folder resource but anyone can download the PDF booklet version.

Objecting to a licence to sell or supply alcohol

Free

This guide is for people who are concerned about an application for a new or renewed alcohol licence in their community. It will help you decide whether to make an objection to a licence, and lead you through the objection and hearings process under the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012.

View the PDF here.

Alcohol Game Plan for bar staff - Managing alcohol in clubs

Free

This is a short guide for people working behind the bar in clubs with a club licence to serve and supply alcohol. It outlines key requirements, such as, only serving alcohol to club members or guests of members, and host responsibility strategies and interventions. 

View the PDF here.