Prevention Policies Directory

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

We've listed 24 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe (2017)

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Farmers' markets, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Local food, Nutrition, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Rural context, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2017

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

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.

Longueuil – Development and Development Plan Planning

Location: Longueuil, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Farmers' markets, Food provision, Food retail, Intermodal transportation, Local food, Nutrition, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Snow clearing
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2016

This development plan specifies certain elements that affect healthy lifestyles and certain aspects of the agri-food industry. In addition, it specifies the actions to be taken for contaminated land and the storage of hazardous materials.

Brandon Bylaw 7124 – Zoning Bylaw

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Alcohol, Farmers' markets, Food retail, Nutrition, Outlet density, Shade, Solar UVR, Ultraviolet Radiation, Zoning
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2016

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

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

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

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

Ottawa – North Gower Secondary Plan

Location: Ontario, Ottawa
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Farmers' markets, Food retail, Nutrition, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Road safety, Rural context, Shade, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2007

Food Regulation, Alta Reg 31/2006

Location: Alberta
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition
Policy intervention: Farmers' markets, Food retail, Nutrition
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2006

Region of Peel Official Plan

Location: Ontario, Regional Municipality of Peel
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Farmers' markets, Food provision, Food retail, Intermodal transportation, Local food, Nutrition, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Rural context, Shade, Solar UVR, Trail, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2005

Brandon Bylaw 6642 – Zoning Bylaw

Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Alcohol, Farmers' markets, Food retail, Nutrition, Outlet density, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2001

REPEALED Winnipeg Bylaw 6400/94 – The Winnipeg Zoning Bylaw

Location: Manitoba, Winnipeg
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Farmers' markets, Food retail, Nutrition, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Zoning
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1995

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:

Edmonton Bylaw 13138 – Business Licence Bylaw

Location: Alberta, Edmonton
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Infectious agents, Nutrition, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Alcohol, Farmers' markets, Food retail, Licensing, Nutrition, Outlet density, Tobacco, Tobacco sales
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: