Community and Business Initiatives


Officers should be aware of initiatives to prevent the sale of age restricted products.

Core Learning Resources

 Community Alcohol Partnerships (CAP)

Brings together local retailers and licensees, trading standards, police, health services, education providers and other local stakeholders to tackle the problem of underage drinking and associated anti-social behaviour

 The National Proof of Age Standards Service(PASS)


 Card Suppliers


 Challenge 25

 Kick Ash

Young person led smoking prevention programme for the under 16s

Other Information

 Alcohol Misuse

National Health Service (NHS)

 Alcohol Concern

Charity working on alcohol issues


Charity promoting responsible drinking

 Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) 

Charity working to eliminate the harm caused by tobacco