Within ﬁfteen years of stopping smoking your risk of having a heart attack is reduced to the level of someone who has never smoked.
Tobacco-related diseases such as heart disease, lung cancer and stroke are some of the largest killers of Pacific people in New Zealand.
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health New Zealand)
ASH produces sound and reliable evidence which enables policy makers and communities to contribute to a smokefree New Zealand.
ASPIRE2025 is a partnership between major New Zealand research groups carrying out research to help achieve the government’s goal of Smokefree Aotearoa New Zealand 2025.
Auahi Kore works to change attitudes towards smoking, encourage Maori to either stop smoking or not to start, and to reclaim this smokefree status.
Cancer Society of New Zealand
Improving community wellbeing by reducing the incidence and impact of cancer.
You’re around four times more likely to succeed with Champix.
WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control - an evidence-based treaty that reaffirms the right of all people to the highest standard of health.
Health Promotion Agency
A crown entity promoting health, wellbeing and healthy lifestyles, including in the area of tobacco control.
Ministry of Health
Government agency with responsibility for tobacco control in New Zealand.
NZ Drug Foundation
The Drug Foundation is a charitable trust working to prevent alcohol and other drug harm, including tobacco in New Zealand communities.
PHA (Public Health Association)
The PHA is a voluntary association that takes a leading role in promoting public health and influencing public policy
A collective voice for more than 50 organisations, encouraging debate about tobacco control issues
Te Ara Ha Ora
The National Māori Tobacco Control Leadership Service
Tobacco Control Data Repository
An overview of current trends and research in the tobacco sector, explore tobacco data, customise your own graphs
Tobacco Control Research in Aotearoa / New Zealand
Aims to keep those working in tobacco control up-to-date with the latest research
Tobacco Control Research Tūranga
A network of researchers from across New Zealand working towards a national programme of research to inform rapid smoking prevalence reduction