National Drug Strategy
National Drug Strategy

The National Drug Strategy 2010-2015: consultation draft

2. The pillars

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This part of the National Drug Strategy sets out the objectives of, and actions against, each of the three pillars of the Australian harm minimisation approach: supply reduction; demand reduction; and harm reduction.

The objectives and actions listed under each pillar are not intended to be exhaustive but to provide a rounded explanation of what is involved.

The approach and the actions specified take into consideration differences across: drug type; disadvantaged populations; age/stage of life; and settings.

Pillar 1: supply reduction

Pillar 2: demand reduction

Pillar 3: harm reduction

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