A list of resources — including apps, audio and video resources and other publications — about drugs.
- 15 April 2021Report
This report outlines the findings of a randomised controlled trial (RCT) conducted by the Department of Health. The RCT explored whether a letter designed with behavioural insights principles would help GPs reflect on their opioid prescribing.
- 9 March 2021Report
The Real Time Prescription Monitoring (RTPM) Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) was conducted to ensure the Nation Data Exchange (NDE) system contained the appropriate obligations and protections in relation to the collection and storage of individual personal information.
- 3 February 2021Procedure
This certificate of compliance, signed by Secretary Brendan Murphy, certifies that the safe and effective prescription opioids campaign complies with relevant guidelines and policies.
- 16 September 2020Report
This framework’s aim is that all Australians seeking alcohol and other drug treatment can access high quality treatment appropriate to their needs, when and where they need it. It includes principles for effective treatment, monitoring and evaluation.
- 9 September 2020Strategy or framework
This strategy aims to improve the skills of the alcohol and other drug (AOD) workforce and prepare them for the future.
- 3 July 2020Report
This report presents trends data of the Australian Secondary Students' Alcohol and Drug (ASSAD) survey. It includes statistics on the use of tobacco, alcohol, electronic cigarettes, over-the-counter drugs, and illicit drugs, 1996–2017.
- 3 July 2020Report
This report presents the results of the Australian Secondary Students’ Alcohol and Drug (ASSAD) survey. It includes statistics on the use of tobacco, alcohol, electronic cigarettes, over-the-counter drugs, and illicit drugs.
- 20 March 2020Report
This 2014 report describes the alcohol and other drug (AOD) treatment system and funding processes in Australia. It provides options for future funding that respond to the needs of individuals, families and communities.
- 3 December 2019Strategy or framework
This framework sets a nationally consistent quality benchmark for providers of drug and alcohol treatment services. It includes strong clinical governance requirements and a list of accreditation standards that drug and alcohol specialist treatment service providers must meet.
- 2 December 2019Meeting minutes
A summary of the major items discussed at the fifth MDAF meeting.
- 12 July 2019App or tool
The Cracks in the ice app provides trusted, evidence-based, and up-to-date information and resources about crystal methamphetamine (ice) for the Australian community.
- 5 July 2019App or tool
AODconnect is a national directory of alcohol and other drug treatment services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. The app is available on iOS and Android devices.
- 18 June 2018Meeting minutes
A summary of the major items discussed at the fourth MDAF meeting.
- 28 November 2017Meeting minutes
A summary of the major items discussed at the third MDAF meeting.
- 21 November 2017Strategy or framework
This strategy aims to reduce the harmful effects alcohol and other drugs in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
- 30 May 2017Meeting minutes
A summary of the major items discussed at the second MDAF meeting.
- 23 February 2017Report
An overview of activities by the Australian National Advisory Council on Alcohol and Other Drugs (ANACAD) from December 2014 to 30 June 2016.
- 1 January 2017Report
Research into community attitudes and behaviour about illicit drug use was done to inform future policy and planning for alcohol and other drug issues. This summary report presents an overview of the findings.Part of a collection: Community attitude research on alcohol and other drugs
- 20 December 2016Meeting minutes
A summary of the major items discussed at the first MDAF meeting.