The Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs

Submissions & Statements


APSAD provides comment on a range of issues related to AOD through written submission independently or in collaboration with other peak bodies. For more information on APSAD's policy and advocacy work, to contribute, or to get a copy of APSAD's submissions, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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APSAD Medical Special Interest Group meeting request letter to NSW Minister for Health and Minister for Medical Research Mr Brad Hazzard (View letter). To raise AOD Sector issues in NSW in the context of AOD issues being thought through and commitments made as the state election approaches.


APSAD provided a submission to the Review of Newcastle CBD Liquor Licence Conditions

APSAD commented on the Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Amendment (Real-time Prescription Monitoring) Regulations 2018

APSAD provided a submission to the Consultation Draft of the National Alcohol Strategy 2018-2026

APSAD provided a submission on the consultation of the next iteration of the National Tobacco Strategy