Issues Paper

The issues paper presents facts and data about alcohol in the Northern Territory, including its economic impact as well as its social impact. The paper is designed to generate ideas and guide discussion on actions that could be taken in the Northern Territory in respect of the key matters of the review and to prevent and reduce the adverse impacts of alcohol on the health and wellbeing of Territorians, to build a safer community for all to enjoy.

The issues paper includes information on the nature and size of the liquor industry in the Territory economy, our consumption of alcohol, and the scale of the alcohol-related harms arising from misuse of alcohol.

The issues paper poses questions to seek input from the public on ideas, concepts and types of measures that could be adopted to minimise alcohol-related harm in our community and promote responsible drinking.

Read the NT Alcohol Policies and Legislation Review - Issues Paper.