Prevention Policies Directory

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We've listed 42 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

General, O Reg 268/18

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Occupational health and safety, Packaging, Patio, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Water pipe, Point-of-sale promotion, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2019

Iqaluit Bylaw 863 – Public Cannabis Consumption, Tobacco Use, and Vaping Bylaw

Location: Iqaluit, Nunavut
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Multi-unit dwelling, Parks and beaches, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Transit, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2018

Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017, SO 2017, c 26, Sch 3

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Menthol, Multi-unit dwelling, Packaging, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2018

Tobacco and Vapour Products Control Regulations, NLR 55/17

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Menthol, Smokeless tobacco, Water pipe, Tobacco products, Tobacco
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2017

Winnipeg Bylaw 62 – Outdoor Smoking Bylaw

Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Parks and beaches, Patio, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2011

REPEALED Tobacco Control Regulations, NLR 119/09

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Smokeless tobacco, Product display, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2010

Revenue Administration Act, SNL 2009, c R-15.01

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Contraband, Manufacturing, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco taxation, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2009

Smoke-Free Places Act, SY 2008, c 8

Location: Yukon
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Multi-unit dwelling, Patio, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2009
Year of adoption: 2008

Tobacco Control Regulation, BC Reg 232/2007

Location: British Columbia
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Multi-unit dwelling, Packaging, Patio, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Transit, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2007

Tobacco Control Act, SNWT 2006, c 9

Location: Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Transit, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2010
Year of adoption: 2006

Food Safety Regulations, NS Reg 206/2005

Location: Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Nutrition, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Nutrition labelling, Food labelling, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Nutrition
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2005

Saskatoon Bylaw 8286 – The Smoking Control Bylaw

Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Multi-unit dwelling, Parks and beaches, Patio, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 2004

Smoke-free Places Act, SNS 2002, c 12

Location: Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Multi-unit dwelling, Patio, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Water pipe, Youth access, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2003

Tobacco Control Act, SNu 2003, c 13

Location: Nunavut
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, Multi-unit dwelling, Packaging, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Transit, Water pipe, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2013
Year of adoption: 2003

Tobacco Control Act, SS 2001, c T-14.1

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, Multi-unit dwelling, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2002

Tobacco Products Information Regulations, SOR/2000-272

Location: Canada-wide
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Manufacturing, Packaging, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2000

Tobacco Reporting Regulations, SOR/2000-273

Location: Canada-wide
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Manufacturing, Packaging, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2006
Year of adoption: 2000

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

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

Tobacco and Vapour Products Control Act, RSBC 1996, c 451

Location: British Columbia
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Multi-unit dwelling, Parks and beaches, Patio, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Transit, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1996

Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, 1996, RRS c O-1.1 Reg 1

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, Occupational health and safety, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1996

Revenue Act Regulations, NS Reg 63/96

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

Tobacco Access Regulations, NS Reg 9/96

Location: Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Smokeless tobacco, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco
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 products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1996

Tobacco Access Act, SNS 1993, c 14

Location: Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Menthol, Packaging, Smokeless tobacco, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 1994

General Regulation, NB Reg 94-57

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Smokeless tobacco, Youth access, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 1994

REPEALED Smoke-Free Ontario Act, SO 1994, c 10

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, Flavoured tobacco, Menthol, Multi-unit dwelling, Packaging, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1994

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, Smokeless tobacco, Water pipe, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1993

Tobacco and Electronic Cigarette Sales Act, SNB 1993, c T-6.1

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Menthol, Smokeless tobacco, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1993

The Smoking and Vapour Products Control Act, CCSM c N92

Location: Manitoba
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Transit, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1991

Tobacco Tax Act, RSO 1990, c T.10

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco taxation, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2019
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 products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation, Tobacco
Year last amended:
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 products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation, Tobacco
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 products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco taxation, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 1988

REPEALED General Regulation, NB Reg 88-200 under the Health Act

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: General, Infectious agents, Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Hepatitis B (HBV), Human Papillomavirus (HPV), Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Infectious Agents
Year last amended: 2009
Year of adoption: 1988

Tobacco Tax Act, RSNB 1973, c T-7

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco taxation, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1973

Tobacco Tax Act, CQLR c I-2

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