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Keep It 18 Video

Sunday, 5 August 2012, 5:17 pm | Keep It 18 Campaign

Keep It 18 has released a video highlighting how ridiculous it will be if MPs vote to increase the purchase age for alcohol from 18 to 20. More >>

MPs urged to recognise Student Volunteer Army members

Thursday, 26 April 2012, 10:21 am | Keep It 18 Campaign

MPs urged to recognise Student Volunteer Army members The Keep it 18 campaign is thrilled the Student Volunteer Army were given the huge honour of being awarded the ANZAC of the Year Award by the Returned Services Association. We agree with the Governor-General ... More >>

Keep It 18 To Submit On Alcohol Reform Bill

Wednesday, 9 March 2011, 12:57 pm | Keep It 18 Campaign

Keep It 18 is a joint campaign by ACT on Campus, Young Greens, Young Labour and Young Nationals, to oppose the raising of the alcohol purchase age. Keep It 18 will make their Oral Submission on the Alcohol Reform Bill at Parliament in Select Committee ... More >>

Bill should be changed to keep purchase age at 18

Thursday, 11 November 2010, 1:07 pm | Keep It 18 Campaign

The Alcohol Reform Bill contains some provisions that will significantly address alcohol-related harm, but the proposal to split the purchase age goes too far, says Keep It 18. The split purchase age would allow 18 and 19 year olds to enter bars ... More >>

Youth Unite To Oppose Alcohol Changes

Friday, 27 August 2010, 11:15 am | Keep It 18 Campaign

A facebook page created by the youth wings of political parties has exploded to over 10,000 fans in the days following the announcement of the government's plans to change New Zealand's alcohol laws. More >>

MPs urged not to change alcohol purchase age

Monday, 23 August 2010, 3:50 pm | Keep It 18 Campaign

Proposals to introduce a split purchase age for alcohol discriminate unfairly against young people, says Keep It 18 spokesperson Jenna Raeburn. More >>

Youth Wings Reject Purchase Age Change

Friday, 2 July 2010, 3:59 pm | Keep It 18 Campaign

Keep It 18 have today rejected claims made at a press conference, held at Parliament by prominent New Zealanders, that raising the purchase age for alcohol will reduce harm, but have invited participants to be involved in discussions about other proposed ... More >>

Young Greens Statement for Keep it 18

Thursday, 29 April 2010, 11:27 am | Keep It 18 Campaign

Firstly, I'd like to start by acknowledging the work done by the Law Commission on their report. >From what I have had time to read it is a very thorough document and takes seriously the huge problems with alcohol we have in New Zealand. It takes a ... More >>

Keep-it-18! Campaign Happy With Result

Thursday, 9 November 2006, 5:02 pm | Keep It 18 Campaign

The Keep-it-18! campaign is delighted that MPs voted out the Sale of Liquor (Youth Alcohol Harm Reduction) Bill at its second reading yesterday evening. More >>

Campaign Applauds Review of Minors Alcohol Supply

Wednesday, 8 November 2006, 3:12 pm | Keep It 18 Campaign

The Keep it 18! campaign has welcomed the Government's announced review of the supply of alcohol to minors, saying it would be far more effective than raising the purchase age to 20. More >>

Alarmist Statements on Youth Drinking Misleading

Tuesday, 7 November 2006, 4:14 pm | Keep It 18 Campaign

The Keep-it-18 campaign today pointed to figures from the Alcohol Liquor Advisory Council (ALAC) to show that the claims by promoters of raising the drinking age back to 20 that youth drinking is "out of control" are misleading and don’t focus on ... More >>

Party Youth Wings get together to 'Keep It 18'

Monday, 6 November 2006, 2:39 pm | Keep It 18 Campaign

Youth wings from four political parties sent a united message to MPs today - Keep it 18! More >>

Keep It 18

Friday, 3 November 2006, 4:07 pm | Keep It 18 Campaign

For immediate release 3 November 2006 Keep It 18 A Keep It 18 campaign has been formed to speak on behalf of the 120,000 responsible 18 and 19 year olds who are at risk of being banned from being able to buy a bottle of wine or have a beer in a bar by ... More >>