‘Raising the drinking age is no solution’

The Free Market Foundation is against the Department of Trade and Industry’s proposal to raise the legal drinking age in the country to 21.

Leon Louw, Executive Director of the organisation explains why.

“There is no evidence whatsoever that raising the drinking age generates any of the benefits we all want to see.”

"There is no evidence whatsoever that raising the drinking age generates any of the benefits we all want to see."

Leon Louw, Executive Director of the Free Market Foundation
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