Crystal meth

Declines in methamphetamine supply and demand in Australia during the COVID-19 pandemic

This study uses data from the Drug Use Monitoring in Australia program to examine the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the methamphetamine market in Australia.

COVID-19 pandemic constricts methamphetamine supply in Perth

This study examines the methamphetamine market and prevalence of methamphetamine use in Perth during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Fact sheet

Fact Check: Are 80,000 Victorians using ice?

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews claims about 80,000 Victorians used the drug ice in 2014.
Report collection

Special Commission of Inquiry into the Drug ‘Ice’: issues papers

The Special Commission of Inquiry into the Drug ‘Ice’ published four Issues Papers, which are intended to be read together and to provide guidance to individuals and organisations interested in the Inquiry as to the issues that the Special Commission will investigate.

Is methamphetamine use associated with domestic violence?

There is considerable evidence of the impact of methamphetamine use on violent behaviour. This paper presents findings from a review of existing research on the association between methamphetamine use and domestic violence.

The methamphetamine market: police detainee perspectives

The data in this report was collected as part of the Australian Institute of Criminology’s Drug Use Monitoring in Australia (DUMA) program, which is a quarterly collection of criminal justice and drug use information from police detainees at multiple sites across Australia.

Inquiry into crystal methamphetamine (ice): final report

The purpose of report is to examine the treatment and harm reduction measures that are in place in Australia to assist crystal methamphetamine ('ice') users, their families and communities.

Final report of the National Ice Taskforce 2015

The National Ice Taskforce was established on 8 April 2015 to advise the Government on the impacts of ice in Australia and drive the development of a National Ice Action Strategy. The Taskforce presented its interim findings to the Council of Australian Governments on 23...

Commonwealth law enforcement international engagement methamphetamine disruption strategy

This strategy provides a framework for the Australian government’s international engagement to encourage interdepartmental cooperation towards disrupting the supply of crystal methamphetamine and its precursors into Australia.

Inquiry into crystal methamphetamine (ice): first report

This report's focus is on law enforcement, or supply reduction measures to address crystal methamphetamine (ice) use in Australia.