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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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.


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 Te Hiringa Hauora/Health Promotion Agency. 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)

Serving Alcohol SAFELY at Workplace Events

1 March 2019

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. 

Download (pdf, 137.02 KB)

Servewise coaster flyer

12 February 2019

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

Size: 130mm diameter


Download (pdf, 2.68 MB)

Date of Birth A3-sized poster

1 February 2019

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

Download (pdf, 786.43 KB)

Intoxication Assessment Tool Poster

1 February 2019

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

Download (pdf, 324.27 KB)

Transport fine sticker (A6 size)

1 December 2018

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

Download (pdf, 52.18 KB)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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.

Download (pdf, 210.65 KB)

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.
Download (pdf, 836.66 KB)

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.

Download (pdf, 258.49 KB)

Date of Birth A4 poster

1 September 2018

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

Download (pdf, 786.15 KB)