05 Jul 2019 00:01

    Chair of new Drug Deaths Taskforce appointed

    Professor Catriona Matheson will lead the group.

  2. NEWS

    19 Jun 2019 00:01

    Alcohol sales fall to 25 year low

    Signs of impact of minimum unit pricing on alcohol sales.

  3. NEWS

    19 Mar 2019 09:30

    Drug Seizures and Offender Characteristics, 2017-18

    An Official Statistics Publication for Scotland.

  4. Statistics

    19 Mar 2019

    Drug seizures and offender characteristics: 2017-2018

    Statistical bulletin on drug seizures recorded by Police Scotland in 2017-2018.

  5. NEWS

    15 Jan 2019 08:00

    New drug driving laws and roadside testing to improve road safety

    Zero tolerance for people caught driving with illegal drugs in their system.

  6. Factsheet

    21 Dec 2018

    Drink-drive limit: policy

    Information on the drink-drive limit in Scotland and the policy behind it.

  7. Advice and guidance

    01 Dec 2018

    Alcohol licensing: guidance

    Guidance on alcohol licensing, personal licences and alcohol byelaws.

  8. NEWS

    28 Nov 2018 10:09

    Improving alcohol and drug treatment

    National strategy focuses on people’s needs and their families.

  9. Strategy/plan

    28 Nov 2018

    Rights, respect and recovery: alcohol and drug treatment strategy

    Scotland’s strategy to improve health by preventing and reducing alcohol and drug use, harm and related deaths.

  10. Strategy/plan

    20 Nov 2018

    Alcohol Framework 2018

    Updated framework setting out our national prevention aims on alcohol.

  11. Advice and guidance

    08 Nov 2018

    Alcohol brief interventions: national guidance

    Sets out national guidance for the Alcohol Brief Interventions (ABI) Local Delivery Plan (LDP) standard.

  12. NEWS

    28 Nov 2017 14:30

    Alcohol and drug treatment strategy

    Combined approach to be published next year.

  13. Factsheet

    08 Jan 2016

    Lower-risk drinking guidelines: factsheet

    Information on the lower-risk drinking guidelines for men and women that were introduced on 8 January 2016.

  14. Publication

    20 Apr 2009

    Local partnerships on alcohol and drugs: framework

    This is a joint Scottish Government, CoSLA and NHS framework which clarifies the roles, responsibilities and accountability of all bodies involved in tackling alcohol and drugs problems.