Resources on alcohol and alcohol-related harm

Here are a number of resources and links to organisations on alcohol and alcohol related harm.

HealthInfo has general information about alcohol and its effects. There are also links to self-help resources, as well as the national treatment directory.

Healthy Christchurch's Alcohol Issues paper gives a summary of issues related to alcohol and reference list of relevant research papers. has resources and information on alcohol-related health promotion activities. It is now run by the Health Promotion Agency who has taken over the functions of the Alcohol Advisory Council (ALAC).

Alcohol Action in New Zealand is a national lobby group of those who work in addiction treatment and research, including Public Health Specialists and others. Their website publishes information with the aim of informing New Zealanders about alcohol.


Download an information sheet on recent research on alcohol-related harm [PDF].