Prevention Policies Directory

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

We've listed 28 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Edmonton – Decoteau North Neighbourhood Structure Plan

Location: Alberta, Edmonton
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Food retail, Intermodal transportation, Nutrition, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2018

Longueuil – Roland-Therrien Pole Special Planning Program

Location: Longueuil, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Food retail, Intermodal transportation, Nutrition, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Streetscaping
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2017

The London Plan

Location: London, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Drinking water, Farmers' markets, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Intermodal transportation, Local food, Nutrition, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Shade, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 2016

This plan supports the planting of trees in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and provide shade.

Victoria Community Garden Policy

Location: British Columbia, Victoria
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition
Policy intervention: Community gardens, Food retail, Nutrition, Zoning
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2016

Vancouver Urban Agriculture Policy

Location: British Columbia, Vancouver
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition
Policy intervention: Community gardens, Food provision, Food retail, Nutrition, Traditional foods
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2015

Whitehorse – Whitehorse Sustainability Plan

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Food provision, Food retail, Local food, Nutrition, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2015

Moncton – Municipal Plan

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Alcohol, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Drinking water, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Intermodal transportation, Local food, Nutrition, Outlet density, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Whitehorse Hillcrest Neighbourhood Plan

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Food retail, Intermodal transportation, Nutrition, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Charlottetown – Victoria Park Comprehensive Master Plan

Location: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Food provision, Food retail, Local food, Nutrition, Parking management, Road safety, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

This Master Plan supports physical activity by providing access to sports facilities.

Grandview-Woodland (Vancouver) Community Plan

Location: British Columbia, Vancouver
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Farmers' markets, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Intermodal transportation, Local food, Nutrition, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Retrofitting, Shade, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Capital City Downtown Plan

Location: Alberta, Edmonton
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Community gardens, Food provision, Food retail, Local food, Nutrition, Shade, Solar UVR, Traffic calming, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Design Regina Official Community Plan

Location: Regina, Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Farmers' markets, Food prices, Food promotion, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Local food, Nutrition, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Shade, Solar UVR, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2013

Victoria’s Cecelia Ravine Park Management Plan

Location: British Columbia, Victoria
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Food retail, Nutrition, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Hamilton Community Garden Policy

Location: Hamilton, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Community gardens, Food retail, Nutrition, Zoning
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2010

Whitehorse Official Community Plan 2010

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention: Community gardens, Food retail, Nutrition, Zoning
Year last amended: 2013
Year of adoption: 2010

Québec City Bylaw R.C.A.2V. Q.4 – On the urban development of the borough les Rivières

Location: Québec, Québec City
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Food retail, Nutrition, Park
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2010

Ce règlement prévoit différentes classes composées de divers groupes de récréation entre autres, la classe Récréation extérieure comprend les usages extérieurs à vocation ludique, de récréation ou de conservation naturelle.
Cette classe comprend les groupes d’usages suivants :
1°R1 parc; jardin communautaire et parc,
2°R2 équipement récréatif extérieur de proximité; terrain de soccer, baseball, patinoire extérieurs ou rampe de planche à roulettes,
3°R3 équipement récréatif extérieur régional; terrain de golf, centre de ski, centre de vélos de montagne, un stade ou base de plein air.

 

Calgary Municipal Development Plan

Location: Alberta, Calgary
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Farmers' markets, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Local food, Nutrition, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Shade, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2009

Ottawa Bylaw 2008-250 – Zoning Bylaw

Location: Ontario, Ottawa
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Alcohol, Community gardens, Food retail, Nutrition, Outlet density, Public transit, Zoning
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2008

Yellowknife Bylaw 4404 – Zoning Bylaw

Location: Northwest Territories, Yellowknife
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Food retail, Nutrition, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Zoning
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2008

Winnipeg Bylaw 200/2006 – Zoning Bylaw

Location: Manitoba, Winnipeg
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Alcohol, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Farmers' markets, Food retail, Nutrition, Outlet density, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Zoning
Year last amended: 2014
Year of adoption: 2008

Brampton (Peel Region) Official Plan

Location: Ontario, Regional Municipality of Peel
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Food retail, Intermodal transportation, Nutrition, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Rural context, Shade, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Trail, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2006

Winnipeg Bylaw No. 100/2004 – Downtown Winnipeg Zoning Bylaw

Location: Manitoba, Winnipeg
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Alcohol, Community gardens, Food retail, Nutrition, Outlet density, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Streetscaping, Trail, Zoning
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2004

Edmonton Bylaw 12800 – Zoning Bylaw

Location: Alberta, Edmonton
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Infectious agents, Nutrition
Policy intervention: Alcohol, Community gardens, Food retail, Nutrition, Outlet density, Zoning
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2001