Prevention Policies Directory

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

We've listed 25 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Raw Leaf Tobacco, O Reg 247/14

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Manufacturing, Tobacco, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2015

Toronto Municipal Code Chapter 545 (Bylaw 514-2002) – Licensing

Location: Ontario, Toronto
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Smoke-free place, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Youth access
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2002

Tobacco Tax Act Regulation, BC Reg 66/2002

Location: British Columbia
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Manufacturing, Packaging, Tobacco, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2002

Tobacco Tax Act, RSA 2000, c T-4

Location: Alberta
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Tobacco, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2000

Surrey Bylaw 13680 – Business License Bylaw, 1999

Location: British Columbia, Surrey
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Alcohol, Licensing, Outlet density, Tobacco, Tobacco sales, Youth access
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1999

The Tobacco Tax Act, 1998, SS 1998, c T-15.001

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Manufacturing, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1999

Calgary Bylaw 32M98 – Business Licence Bylaw

Location: Alberta, Calgary
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Infectious agents, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Licensing, Tobacco, Tobacco sales
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1998

Revenue Act Regulations, NS Reg 63/96

Location: Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Packaging, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 1996

Tobacco Tax Act, RSBC 1996, c 452

Location: British Columbia
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1996

Tobacco and Vapour Products Control Act, SNL 1993, c T-4.1

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Licensing, Menthol, Product display, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Water pipe, Youth access
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1993

REPEALED Retail Sales Tax Act, RSNL 1990, c R-15

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Contraband, Licensing, Tobacco, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2009
Year of adoption: 1990

Retail Sales Tax Act, RSO 1990, c R.31

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Alcohol, Licensing, Taxation, Tobacco, Tobacco sales
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1990

REPEALED Tobacco Tax Act, RSNL 1990, c T-5

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1990

Yellowknife Bylaw 3451 – Business License Bylaw

Location: Northwest Territories, Yellowknife
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Alcohol, Licensing, Outlet density, Tobacco, Tobacco sales
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1990

Tobacco Tax Act, RSNWT 1988, c T-5

Location: Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1988

The Tobacco Tax Act, CCSM c T80

Location: Manitoba
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Manufacturing, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1988

Tobacco Tax Act, RSPEI 1988, c T-3.11

Location: Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Tobacco, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1988

Excise Act, RSC 1985, c E-14

Location: Canada-wide
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Manufacturing, Tobacco, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1985

Tobacco Tax Regulation, Alta Reg 273/1983

Location: Alberta
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Manufacturing, Tobacco, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2012
Year of adoption: 1983

Surrey Bylaw 4747 – Business License Bylaw, 1976

Location: British Columbia, Surrey
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Alcohol, Licensing, Outlet density, Tobacco, Tobacco sales, Youth access
Year last amended: 1999
Year of adoption: 1976

Tobacco Tax Act, CQLR c I-2

Location: Québec
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1964

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: