Prevention Policies Directory

Access current Canadian policies. Learn from other jurisdictions. Inform change.

We've listed 8 policies under your selection of "Location". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Conception Bay South Traffic Regulations

Location: Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Parking management, Road safety, Snow clearing, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2015

Conception Bay South Donation and Community Partnership Policy

Location: Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Physical activity
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

The Town of Conception Bay South adopted this policy to set criteria for Council donations for an annual donation program whereby sports/cultural/environmental organizations, groups, clubs or schools can apply to obtain funding.

Conception Bay South Open Air Fire Regulations

Location: Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

This bylaw prohibits the open air burning of petroleum-based products, such as oil, rubber tires, plastic, shingles, electrical wire, etc.

Conception Bay South Taxi Regulations

Location: Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Smoke-free place, Taxi, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Conception Bay South Bicycle Helmet Regulations

Location: Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycle helmet, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2010

Conception Bay South Policy 047 – Smoke Free Policy

Location: Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Smoke-free place, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2009

Conception Bay South Policy 008 – No Idling Policy

Location: Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2007

While this policy is aimed at reducing fuel waste, by limiting vehicle idling air quality will also be improved.

Conception Bay South Policy 020 – Testing of public water supply

Location: Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2007

This policy ensures water supplied to the Town is safe for drinking and of the highest quality possible. It requires water testing to follow the "Guidelines for Canadian Drinking Water Quality Standards".