Publications

ATDC-release-vaping
June 29, 2023

1. No punitive actions towards, nor criminalisation of the use of vapes/e-cigarettes. The ATDC advocates against criminalising personal use and…

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December 5, 2022

ATDC position statements on decriminalisation 1. Personal use and possession of illicit drugs should be decriminalised The ATDC advocates a…

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May 7, 2022

Position Statements on Workforce Development 1. Strategic direction There is currently no strategic direction guiding the Tasmanian ATOD workforce in…

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November 26, 2021

Enhancing the client journey: moving towards an Integrated ATOD Service System Position Paper Overview: 1. Integration means coordinated action, collaboration…

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September 20, 2021

Strengthening Tasmania’s justice response to alcohol and other drug use. Summary Recommendations → Increased investment into alcohol and other drug…

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March 31, 2021

Drug Checking Saves Lives The ATDC supports drug checking based on the evidence of its effectiveness as a harm reduction…

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ATDC Budget Priority Statement 23-24
November 30, 2023
The ATDC Budget Priority Statement 2024/25 was submitted to the Department of Treasury and Finance on November 30 2023….
BPS-2023-24
October 14, 2022

The first key action of the 10-year Tasmanian Government’s Reform Agenda for the Alcohol and Other Drugs Sector in Tasmania…

Adventures on the Dolomites: teenagers hiking
December 10, 2021

Driving Innovation Through Communities This submission includes five priorities for the 2022–23 Tasmanian State Budget and has been developed through…

BPS 21-22
March 19, 2021

Investing in Communities and People As the Tasmanian alcohol, tobacco and other drugs (ATOD) sector recovers from COVID-19 and readies…

BPS-20-21
December 6, 2019

Consumer Voices and Better Data: Foundations for our Future For the Tasmanian Government State Budget 2020-21, we have identified two…

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2022-drug-strategy-submission
August 1, 2022

“We cannot endorse the Tasmanian Drug Strategy 2022-2027 as it stands as we believe that it will not drive the…

submission to National AOD Workforce Strategy
March 7, 2022

This submission provides a response to the consultation process conducted by the National Centre on Education Training on Addiction (NCETA)…

submission-dan-murphys
August 6, 2021

The ATDC has lodged an objection to the Liquor Licence Application for Dan Murphy’s Bellerive. Download Submission

submission-our-Healthcare-
February 12, 2021

Our submission to Our Healthcare Future: Expand evidence based drug programs in community settings that focus on education, prevention, relapse…

submission-treatment-framework
July 9, 2019

Our submission to the National Treatment Framework, 2019. Download Submission

submission-reform-consultation
October 31, 2018

This submission provides feedback on the Reform Agenda, including comprehensive feedback into each Reform Direction. Prior to exploring this content,…

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