Prevention Policies Directory

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

We've listed 7 policies under your selection of "Location". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Summerside – Tobacco Free Indoor/Outdoor Recreation Facilities Policy

Location: Summerside, Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, Parks and beaches, Smoke-free place, Youth access, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco sponsorship, Tobacco
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2008

Summerside Bylaw SS-19 – Subdivision Bylaw

Location: Summerside, Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Built environment
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2008

This bylaw regulates the subdivision or consolidation or land in the City of Summerside. It requires that, for parcels of land greater than one acre in size and that are being subdivided into residential building lots, the developer must reserve a certain percentage of land for open space, recreation or park use.

Summerside Bylaw SS-15 – Zoning Bylaw

Location: Summerside, Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2007

All development, including existing land uses, buildings, and structures within the City of Summerside, must be in compliance with this bylaw. This bylaw governs recreational land uses and facilities, including swimming pools and regulates permitted land uses for liquor stores and licensed establishments in the city. 

Summerside Bylaw SS-23 – The Parks Bylaw

Location: Summerside, Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2002

This bylaw aims to protect parks within the City of Summerside and prohibits the destruction of trees and greenery, water pollution, and liquor consumption (except at licensed special events). 

Summerside Bylaw SS-21 – Taxi Bylaw

Location: Summerside, Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2010
Year of adoption: 2002

This bylaw prohibits taxi drivers in the City of Summerside from picking up or delivering alcoholic beverages as well as consuming said beverages or having them in possession while operating a cab. 

Summerside Bylaw SS-01 – Water and Sewer Bylaw

Location: Summerside, Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2011
Year of adoption: 1999

This bylaw governs city sewage collection and treatment and water distribution and purification. It prohibits the discharge of the following substances (among others) into sanitary sewers: gasoline, benzene, naphtha, trichloroethylene, formaldehyde, pesticides, herbicides, arsenic, cadmium, nickel, and lead.

Summerside Official Plan 1998

Location: Summerside, Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Park, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended: 2006
Year of adoption: 1998