Health Promotion Agency
Level 3, 181 Wakefield Street
P O Box 2142
Phone: (04) 472 5777
Fax: (04) 472 5799
The aim of the Health Promotion Agency is to inspire New Zealanders to lead healthy lives
The Health Promotion Agency (HPA) leads and delivers innovative, high quality and cost-effective programmes and activities that:
•promote health, wellbeing and healthy lifestyles
•prevent disease, illness and injury
•enable environments that support health and wellbeing and healthy lifestyles
•reduce personal, social and economic harm.
It also has functions specific to providing advice and research on alcohol issues.
The HPA is a New Zealand Crown entity formed by the merger of the Alcohol Advisory Council (ALAC), the Health Sponsorship Council (HSC) and some health promotion programmes previously delivered by the Ministry of Health.