Prevention Policies Directory

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

We've listed 22 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Surrey City Centre Plan

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

Whitehorse Transportation Demand Management Plan

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation
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, 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, Active transportation
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, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Traffic calming, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Ottawa Cycling Plan

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

Victoria – Official Community Plan

Location: Victoria, British Columbia
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Community gardens, Farmers' markets, Local food, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation, Nutrition
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2012

This policy commits to mitigating outdoor air pollution.

Step Forward: Hamilton Pedestrian Mobility Plan

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

Vancouver – Transportation 2040

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Local food, Food provision, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Active transportation, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

Capital Regional District Pedestrian and Cycling Master Plan

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

Montréal – Family Policy Portrait

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Community gardens, Farmers' markets, Local food, Food retail, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Intermodal transportation, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Streetscaping, Active transportation, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Winnipeg Transportation Master Plan

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

Toronto Official Plan

Location: Toronto, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Trail, Active transportation
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: Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Public transit, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2009

Toronto Official Plan

Location: Toronto, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Streetscaping, Trail, Active transportation, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 2002

Vancouver Bylaw 3575 – Zoning and Development Bylaw

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

Vancouver Bylaw 4450 – License Bylaw

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