Te Rautaki Whakamōkito Wharanga ā-Waipiro
Alcohol Harm Minimisation Strategy
We are committed to working together to minimise alcohol-related harm in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland.
Alcohol-related harm in our communities
Alcohol-related harm affects many dimensions of personal, whānau and community wellbeing.
We want Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland to be a safe, vibrant and healthy place free from alcohol-related harm.
To help us reach this aspiration, we are guided by a statement of commitment.
Kia mahi tahi te whakaiti i te kino ka hua i te waipiro / Work together to minimise the harm from alcohol.
Our long-term goals
Our statement of commitment guides our work towards four long-term harm minimisation goals:
- Te Oranga: Communities are empowered to minimise alcohol-related harm.
- Te Mauri Ora: Harmful demand for alcohol is minimised.
- Te Hauora: Harmful sale and supply of alcohol is minimised.
- Te Taiao: Communities are protected from alcohol-related harm.
What we do
Our work focuses on:
- implementing regulatory controls
- providing safe environments
- enabling communities
- strengthening community resilience.
Get a copy of the statement
Learn more about our work by reading our statement of commitment.
|Local Alcohol Policy||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/plans-projects-policies-reports-bylaws/our-policies/Pages/draft-local-alcohol-policy.aspx||Local Alcohol Policy||The Local Alcohol Policy outlines the location, number and trading hours for alcohol businesses in different areas. It is presently under appeal.||aspx|
|Community and social development plans||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/plans-projects-policies-reports-bylaws/our-plans-strategies/topic-based-plans-strategies/community-social-development-plans||Community and social development plans||Our Toi Whītiki Arts and Culture plan, Homelessness Action Plan, Thriving Communities, I Am Auckland, and the Alcohol Harm Reduction Strategy.||aspx||Plans|
|Alcohol Control Bylaw 2014||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/plans-projects-policies-reports-bylaws/bylaws/Pages/alcohol-control-bylaw.aspx||Alcohol Control Bylaw 2014||This bylaw protects public safety by enabling alcohol bans in public places that experience high levels of alcohol-related crime or disorder.||aspx||Bylaw|
|Local Alcohol Policy areas||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/plans-projects-policies-reports-bylaws/our-policies/Pages/draft-local-alcohol-policy-areas.aspx||Local Alcohol Policy areas||The Local Alcohol Policy identifies areas in Auckland with higher rates of alcohol-related harm. It is presently under appeal.||aspx|
|Alcohol bans and alcohol ban maps||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/licences-regulations/alcohol-bans-policies/Pages/alcohol-ban-maps.aspx||Alcohol bans and alcohol ban maps||Drinking or carrying alcohol has been banned from some public places in Auckland. Find maps of areas where alcohol is banned, exceptions to alcohol bans and how alcohol bans are enforced.||aspx||Licences and regulations consultation
|Empowering communities||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/grants-community-support-housing/Pages/empowering-communities.aspx||Empowering communities||Find out how we empower communities to work together to achieve their goals.||aspx||Community and housing|