1. To construct an ongoing, regularly updated, national database of standardised alcohol sales data, containing a minimum set of specifications described above for all Australian states/territories;
2. To monitor alcohol consumption trends by regularly estimating per capita alcohol consumption for all participating states/territories;
3. To provide an annual report on consumption by region containing summaries of alcohol sales data and per capita alcohol consumption estimates for all participating states/territories and the Commonwealth; and,
4. To provide standardised alcohol sales data sets for use by jurisdictions.