Prevention Policies Directory

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

We've listed 18 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Surrey City Centre Plan

Location: British Columbia, Surrey
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2017

Whitehorse Transportation Demand Management Plan

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

This plan supports active transportation as a means to improve population health through physical activity and improved air quality.

Halifax – Making Connections: 2014-19 Halifax Active Transportation Priorities Plan

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycle helmet, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Longueuil Transportation Mobility Plan

Location: Longueuil, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Traffic calming
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Ottawa Cycling Plan

Location: Ontario, Ottawa
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycle helmet, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Streetscaping, Traffic calming
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

This plan supports active transportation as a means to improve population health through physical activity and improved air quality.

Ottawa Cycling Plan

Location: Ontario, Ottawa
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Public transit, Road safety, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Step Forward: Hamilton Pedestrian Mobility Plan

Location: Hamilton, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bike share, Complete streets, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

Capital Regional District Pedestrian and Cycling Master Plan

Location: British Columbia, Victoria
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Shade, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Winnipeg Transportation Master Plan

Location: Manitoba, Winnipeg
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Snow clearing, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Toronto Official Plan

Location: Ontario, Toronto
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2010

Shifting Gears – Hamilton’s Cycling Master Plan

Location: Hamilton, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Public transit, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2009

Vancouver Bylaw 3575 – Zoning and Development Bylaw

Location: British Columbia, Vancouver
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Alcohol, Bike share, Food retail, Nutrition, Outlet density, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Zoning
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1997

Vancouver Bylaw 4450 – License Bylaw

Location: British Columbia, Vancouver
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Infectious agents, Nutrition, Physical activity, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Advertising, Alcohol, Bike share, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Farmers' markets, Food retail, Hours of sale, Nutrition, Outlet density, Pricing, Tobacco, Tobacco products
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: