Resource publications

Publications can be found below. The search tool can be used to search the publications by keyword or category.

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Smashed n Stoned? programme workbooks

1 October 2018

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

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The Law - on-licensed premises A4 sign

1 October 2018

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.

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Alcohol and Older People booklet

30 September 2018

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.
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Concerned about Someone's Drinking? booklet

30 September 2018

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.

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Alcohol and pregnancy pamphlet

12 September 2018

This is a new pamphlet for women and their families. It has information on why it's important not to drink while pregnant, the risks of drinking, and harms to a baby, including fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD). It also has information about breastfeeding.

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Guidelines for Managing Alcohol at Large Events

10 September 2018

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.

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Intoxication Assessment Tool Poster

10 September 2018

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

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Date of Birth A3-sized poster

10 September 2018

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


Check your Drinking Poster and Ad

3 July 2018

A landscape, printable poster or print ad (PDF format) that directs people to the Is your drinking okay? quiz on to test their drinking. The image includes the Say Yeah, Nah campaign logo.

A small square online ad (JPEG format) is also available to download here. This online ad image needs to be hyperlinked to 

Use the poster or online ad in e-newsletters and print newsletters, on websites and intranets, in social media posts, on TV screens and noticeboards in waiting rooms and workplace cafeterias and bathrooms.  

Download (pdf, 1.38 MB)

Our Stories book

3 July 2018

Our Stories is a small book (110 pages) that is a collection of personal stories about alcohol use and harm from the perspectives of diverse communities in the Auckland area. It has chapters with stories from:

  1. Ethnic voices
  2. Refugees
  3. Asian communities
  4. Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex communities
  5. Disability community. 

It is only available as a downloaded eBook or PDF - here.

The above individual chapters can also be downloaded - here 


Club customer question bar sign poster

30 May 2018

A bar sign poster (A5 size) to remind customers in clubs that they can only purchase alcohol if they are an authorised customer.  

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Club server question card - A

30 May 2018

A card (A6 size) to remind servers of alcohol in clubs to only serve alcohol to authorised customers. This version DOES NOT include ‘guests of a member of another club with reciprocal visiting rights’.

Check the conditions on your licence to see which card to order.

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Club server question card - B

30 May 2018

A card (A6 size) to remind servers of alcohol in clubs to only serve alcohol to authorised customers. This version DOES include ‘guests of a member of another club with reciprocal visiting rights’.

Check the conditions on your licence to see which card to order.

Download (pdf, 52.73 KB)

Alcohol-free pregnancy key messages infosheet

3 May 2018

An infosheet with key national messages about alcohol-free pregnancy and harms to a baby from drinking alcohol. Use the information in this infosheet to review and inform consistent messaging about alcohol-free pregnancies on websites, in printed resources and in other communications. 

Only available to download.

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A guide to assist licensees of entertainment venues to apply for a special licence

11 April 2018

A two-page guide to assist licensees of entertainment venues to work with the regulatory agencies when applying for a special licence for their event.   

This resource is only available online or to download.

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