Government of Western Australia Drug and Alcohol Office

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WA retailer's kits

Name (Link) Description
PDF document Goldfields region/Ngaanyatjarra Lands retailer's kit - Support for preventing the misuse of volatile substancesInformation booklet Code of conductPosterLetter to retailers (2011) Goldfields region/Ngaanyatjarra Lands retailer's kit. Includes a Code of Conduct, information booklet and signage for store use.
PDF document Support for preventing the misuse of volatile substancesInformation bookletCode of conductSignPosterStickerLetter to retailers Order form         
  
(2009) Drug and Alcohol Office. Volatile substance use information kit for retailers. Includes a Code of Conduct, information booklet, posters, sticker and signage for store use.

 

WA industry kits

Name (Link) Description
PDF document Goldfields Region/Ngaanyatjarra Lands industry kit - Support for preventing the misuse of volatile substancesInformation booklet Code of conduct Poster Information page for contractorsLetter to industry

(2011) Goldfields region/Ngaanyatjarra Lands industry information kit.

 

Includes a code of conduct, information booklet, information page for contractors, a letter to industry from the Drug and Alcohol Office and posters for use on industrial sites.

 

 

PDF document Kimberly region industry kit - Support for preventing the misuse of volatile substancesInformation booklet Code of conduct Poster Information page for contractorsLetter to industry

(2011) Kimberley region industry information kit.

 

Includes a code of conduct, information booklet, information page for contractors, a letter to industry from the Drug and Alcohol Office and posters for use on industrial sites.

PDF document Pilbara region industry kit - Support for preventing the misuse of volatile substancesInformation booklet Code of conduct Poster Information page for contractorsLetter to industry

(2011) Pilbara region industry information kit.

 

Includes a code of conduct,  information booklet, information page for contractors, a letter to industry from the Drug and Alcohol Office and posters for use on industrial sites.

 

 

NT retailer's kit

Name (Link) Description
Poster         and information booklet   Developed by the Central Australian Youth Link-Up Service (CAYLUS) Tangentyere Council, Alice Springs, NT.

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VIC retailer's kit

Name (Link) Description
Frequently asked questions - fact sheet 1 How to sell responsibly - fact sheet 2 The law - fact sheet 3 Signage - responsible sale of solventsSignage - responsible sale of solvents   (2002) Department of Health, Victoria. Tools developed in partnership with retailers to assist in selling volatile substances responsibly.

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QLD retailer's kit

Name (Link) Description
How retailers can help stop volatile substance misuseInformation sheetPoster (2009) Queensland Government – Department of Communities. Information sheet and poster for retailers.

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Literature

Name (Link) Description
National directions on inhalant abuse: final report

(2005–06) Report of the National Inhalant Abuse Taskforce. Considers existing initiatives, programs and strategies to address inhalant abuse in Australia and makes recommendations for a national response to inhalant abuse. See Section 6.4 Encouraging responsible retailing (pp.53-54) which includes a discussion on possible retailer interventions, recommendations and guidelines for working with retailers.

An industry perspective (2003) Conference paper presented by the CEO of Australian Retailers Association advocating voluntary self-regulation with respect to the sale of inhalants.

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