Prevention Policies Directory

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

We've listed 14 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Vancouver Urban Agriculture Policy

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

Saskatchewan School Food and Nutrition Policy

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Nutrition
Policy intervention: Drinking water, Food literacy education, Nutritional standards, Sales of unhealthy foods, Sodium, Sugar, Traditional foods, Trans-fat, Vending machines, Food composition, Food provision, Food retail, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2009

YK Policy 1025 – School Nutrition Policy

Location: Yukon
Risk factor: Nutrition
Policy intervention: Food literacy education, Nutritional standards, Sales of unhealthy foods, Traditional foods, Food provision, Food retail, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2008

Child Care Licensing Regulation, BC Reg 332/2007

Location: British Columbia
Risk factor: Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Drinking water, Healthy food marketing, Nutritional standards, Traditional foods, Food promotion, Food provision, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Smoke-free place, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2007

Wilderness Areas Protection Act, SNS 1998, c 27

Location: Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Traditional foods, Food provision, Nutrition
Year last amended: 2010
Year of adoption: 1998

NB Policy 711A: Healthier Foods and Nutrition in Public Schools

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Nutrition
Policy intervention: Drinking water, Nutritional standards, Procurement, Sales of unhealthy foods, Sodium, Sugar, Traditional foods, Vending machines, Food composition, Food provision, Food retail, Nutrition
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1991

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

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

Location: Nunavut
Risk factor: Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, Tobacco use, 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: 2006
Year of adoption: 1990