Resource publications

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Off-licensed premises toolkit

22 May 2019

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 bottle stores. The folder resource has space to collate all relevant information in one place. 

Please note this folder toolkit resource is only for bottle stores.

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

Download (pdf, 1.44 MB)
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AL1128

National Guidance on Alcohol Promotions - Off-licensed premises

15 May 2019

This guidance sheet is about 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.

Download (pdf, 2.55 MB)
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AL945

Safer bars and restaurants – A guide to Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED)

3 April 2019

Safer bars and restaurants – A guide to Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED) provides guidance information for licensees and their staff to assist in establishing and maintaining a safe and secure environment in pubs, taverns, hotels, bars, restaurants, cafes and clubs.

Download (pdf, 940.94 KB)
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AL1129

Safer bottle stores - A guide to Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED)

3 April 2019

Safer bottle stores - A guide to Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED) provides guidance information for licensees and their staff to assist in establishing and maintaining a safe and secure environment in bottle stores.

Download (pdf, 1.04 MB)
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AL1130

Alcohol free area stencil - Small

6 March 2019

Re-usable small stencil (300mm x 195mm) for alcohol-free areas. To use, place the stencil on the surface to be labelled and either paint or spray over. It can be used multiple times. We will only approve orders containing one of each stencil per order. 

Downloadable alcohol free logos and templates in colour or black and white and in various file formats can be found here.

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AL1119S

Alcohol free area stencils - large

6 March 2019

Re-usable large stencil (600mm x 390mm) for alcohol-free areas. To use, place the stencil on the surface to be labelled and either paint or spray over. It can be used multiple times. We will only approve orders containing one of each stencil per order. 

Downloadable alcohol free logos and templates in colour or black and white and in various file formats can be found here.

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AL1119L

Drugs in bars: A guide for licensees

4 March 2019

The Drugs in Bars Guide is for alcohol licensees and managers who have a duty to be responsible hosts to all customers, including those using substances like illicit drugs or medicines. The guide explains how having good policies, processes, responses, and training can reduce problems and harm to customers. It provides information about drug law and how to reduce substance-related problems in on-licensed premises.

This resource was developed by the NZ Drug Foundation, supported by HPA. More information about this guide can be found on the NZ Drug Foundation’s website here or you can order free copies from their resources page here. The resource can also be downloaded from the Foundation’s website and below.

Download (pdf, 743.19 KB)
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AL1112

Host responsibility: guidelines for licensed premises

1 February 2019

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.

Download (pdf, 575.73 KB)
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AL452

The Bar Code: Frontline Bar Staff and the Law booklet

31 January 2019

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. 

Download (pdf, 469.27 KB)
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AL405

The Manager's Guide

14 December 2018

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. 

Download (pdf, 1.17 MB)
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AL575

Alcohol and Your Kids booklet

2 November 2018

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.

The information in this booklet can be found online - here.

Download (pdf, 2.01 MB)
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AL801

Helping with Problem Drinking booklet

31 October 2018

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.

Download (pdf, 262.77 KB)
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AL590

Cutting Down booklet

31 October 2018

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.

Download (pdf, 315.94 KB)
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AL592

Maintaining the Change booklet

10 October 2018

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.

Download (pdf, 158.64 KB)
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AL594

Helpseekers campaign flyer

1 October 2018

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

Download (pdf, 331.75 KB)
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AL908