Policy paper

Alcohol fund prospectus

The documents outlines how local partnerships can apply for funding to tackle problem drinking



In her third report as Government Champion for Safe and Active Communities, Baroness Newlove set out the importance of tackling the damage associated with problem drinking and announced a new £1 million government fund to help address this.

The attached document describes how local authorities, alongside police, schools, youth groups, the NHS, local retailers and ordinary people, could apply for a share of the fund, and sets out the selection criteria.

The closing date for applications was 1 May 2012.