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The Queensland Government is now in caretaker mode until after the state election. Minimal updates will be made to this site until after the election results are declared.

Alcohol consumption and supply

  • Effects of alcohol

    Learn about the signs of intoxication and the serious health effects that excessive alcohol intake can have.

  • Standard drinks

    Find out how many standard drinks are in different types of alcohol.

  • Stay safe when drinking

    Learn how to protect yourself from dangerous situations and stay safe when going out.

  • Drink driving

    Drinking alcohol affects your judgement, vision, coordination and reflexes—increasing your risk of having an accident.

  • Alcohol and the law

    Find out how liquor legislation changes may affect you: changed trading hours, cancellation of lock out, ID scanning and banned alcoholic drinks.

  • Supplying alcohol to under 18s

    Information about supplying alcohol to a minor including penalties.

Addiction support services

Treatment and counselling services are available to help you recover from addiction to alcohol, smoking and drugs

Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia (CC BY 3.0)
Last updated
9 November 2017
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