Category

Integrated planning (social)

Participating councils:

All ERG councils, plus Manningham and Boroondara

Other project partners:

Councils in Melbourne’s south east, Outer East Primary Care Partnership, Victoria Police, Ambulance Victoria, Turning Point Drug & Alcohol Research Centre

Project description:

Collaborating on a range of prevention initiatives to reduce alcohol-related harm in the East. Examples include: Action on Alcohol Project (advocacy, raising awareness, policy changes, improved planning); South East Melbourne Councils Alcohol Density Project (evidence-based approach to implement policy changes in planning schemes relating to applications for packaged liquor licences).