Prevention Policies Directory

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We've listed 47 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Licensing, NB Reg 2018-11

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Drinking water, Food provision, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2018

Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe (2017)

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

Child Care Regulations, NLR 39/17

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Protective clothing, Shade, Solar UVR, Sunscreen, Drinking water, Nutritional standards, Food provision, Smoke-free place, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2019
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: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Drinking water, Farmers' markets, Local food, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 2016

Longueuil Bylaw CA-2016-255 – Revising the Longueuil Agglomeration Planning and Development Plan and notably ensuring compliance with the provisions of the Metropolitan Community of Montreal Metropolitan Planning and Development Plan

Location: Longueuil, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Local food, Food provision, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Rural context, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2016

Montréal – Sustainable Montréal 2016-2020 Plan

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, General, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Drinking water, Farmers' markets, Healthy food marketing, Local food, Sales of unhealthy foods, Food promotion, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Traffic calming, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2016

The Child Care Regulations, 2015, RRS c C-7.31 Reg 1

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Nutritional standards, Food provision, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2015

Whitehorse – Whitehorse Sustainability Plan

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

Longueuil Bylaw CO-2014-848 – Ordering work to extend the infrastructures of Armand-Frappier Street to the future boulevard Moise-Vincent and the extension of the street infrastructure leading to the Maricourt snow bank to Kimber Boulevard, and enacting, for that purpose and for the payment of professional fees, a loan

Location: Longueuil, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Drinking water, Food provision, Road safety, Active transportation, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Moncton – Municipal Plan

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Outlet density, Community gardens, Drinking water, Local food, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation, Nutrition, Alcohol
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: Community gardens, Local food, Food provision, Food retail, Bicycling infrastructure, Parking management, Road safety, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation, Nutrition
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: Vancouver, British Columbia
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Farmers' markets, Local food, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Retrofitting, Streetscaping, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
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

Borough of Côte-des-Neiges-Notre-Dame-de-Grâce (Montréal) – Local sustainable development plan 2012-2015

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, General, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Drinking water, Food provision, Food retail, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Traffic calming, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

Beaconsfiel Borough (Montréal) – 2010-2015 Sustainable Development Plan

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, General, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Drinking water, Farmers' markets, Local food, Food provision, Food retail, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Traffic calming, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

Anjou borough (Montréal) – Local sustainable development plan 2012-2015

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, General, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Drinking water, Farmers' markets, Food provision, Food retail, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Traffic calming, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
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

Montréal Bylaw 11-015 – Authorizing a loan of $ 8,300,000 for the construction and upgrading of water, sewer and road networks in the Avenue des Avenues district of Ile Bizard -Ste Genevieve

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition
Policy intervention: Drinking water, Food provision, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

This bylaw authorizes the construction and upgrading of water, sewer and road networks in the Avenue des Avenues sector of Bizard-Ste-Geneviève Island.

Kirkland borough (Montréal) – Local sustainable development plan 2012-2015

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, General, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Drinking water, Food provision, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Traffic calming, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Borough of Saint-Laurent (Montréal) – Local sustainable development plan 2011-2015

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, General, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Drinking water, Farmers' markets, Local food, Food provision, Food retail, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Traffic calming, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Montréal – Sustainable Montréal Plan 2016-2020

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Farmers' markets, Healthy food marketing, Food labelling, Food provision, Food retail, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2011

Lachine Borough (Montréal) – Sustainable development – Lachine Action Plan 2011-2015

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, General, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Drinking water, Farmers' markets, Food provision, Food retail, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Prince Edward Island School Nutrition Policy – Eastern School District (ELSB)

Location: Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Nutrition
Policy intervention: Drinking water, Food literacy education, Healthy food marketing, Local food, Marketing to children, Nutritional standards, Pricing, Procurement, Sales of unhealthy foods, Sodium, Sugar, Trans-fat, Vending machines, Food composition, Food prices, Food promotion, Food provision, Food retail, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Hamilton Healthy Food and Beverage Policy

Location: Hamilton, Ontario
Risk factor: Nutrition
Policy intervention: Procurement, Sodium, Sugar, Trans-fat, Food composition, Food provision, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Ville-Marie Borough (Montréal) – 2016-2020 Sustainable Development Plan

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor:
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Drinking water, Farmers' markets, Healthy food marketing, Local food, Food provision, Food retail, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Traffic calming, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2011

Early Childhood Services Act, SNB 2010, c E-0.5

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Infectious agents, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Protective clothing, Shade, Solar UVR, Sunscreen, Drinking water, Food literacy education, Nutritional standards, Sodium, Sugar, Food composition, Food provision, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 2010

Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Borough (Montréal) – Towards a 2012-2020 sustainable development plan

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, General, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Drinking water, Farmers' markets, Healthy food marketing, Local food, Food promotion, Food provision, Food retail, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Traffic calming, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2010

Île-Bizard-Sainte-Geneviève Borough (Montreal) – Local Sustainable Development Plan 2010-2015

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, General, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Drinking water, Food provision, Food retail, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Traffic calming, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2010

Calgary – Imagine Calgary Plan for Long Range Urban Sustainability

Location: Calgary, Alberta
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Community gardens, Drinking water, Farmers' markets, Local food, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Availability, Tobacco sales, Bicycling infrastructure, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation, Tobacco, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2007

Ottawa – Carp Road Corridor Community Design Plan

Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Drinking water, Food provision, Public transit, Road safety, Rural context, Active transportation, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2004

Hay River Bylaw 1811 – General Plan

Location: Hay River, Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Community gardens, Local food, Food provision, Bicycling infrastructure, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Active transportation, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2004

Montréal Bylaw RCA15017255 – Amending the Urban Planning Bylaw of the Côte-des-Neiges Borough of Notre-Dame-de-Grâce (01-276) the Regulation respecting the occupancy certificate and certain permits in respect of the borough of Côte-des-Neiges – Notre-Dame-de-Grace (RBCM, c. C-3.2) and the planning bylaw of part of the borough of Mont-Royal (01-281)

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Community gardens, Farmers' markets, Food provision, Food retail, Accessibility, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2001

Ottawa – Kanata West Community Design Plan

Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Drinking water, Food provision, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Road safety, Active transportation, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2000

Child Day Care Standards Regulations, RRNWT 1990, c C-3

Location: Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Protective clothing, Shade, Solar UVR, Sunscreen, Drinking water, Nutritional standards, Traditional foods, Food provision, Smoke-free place, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1990

REPEALED Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, RRS c O-1 Reg 1

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Welding, Drinking water, Food provision, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1984