Canadian municipalities that have adopted a Municipal Alcohol Policy (MAP)

Learn which cities have adopted a Municipal Alcohol Policy (MAP) that references Canada’s low-risk drinking guidelines or cancer guidelines

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What Canadian municipalities have adopted a municipal alcohol strategy (MAP)?

Municipality or region MAP adopted MAP references low-risk drinking guidelines1 MAP references cancer guidelines2
St. John’s, Newfoundland Yes
Conception Bay South, Newfoundland
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Summerside, Prince Edward Island
Halifax, Nova Scotia Yes Yes
Region of Queens Municipality, Nova Scotia Yes
Fredericton, New Brunswick
Moncton, New Brunswick
St. John, New Brunswick
Québec City, Québec
Montréal, Québec
Longueuil, Québec
Toronto, Ontario Yes Yes
Peel Region, Ontario (Brampton, Caledon, Mississauga) Yes
Hamilton, Ontario Yes
London, Ontario Yes
Ottawa, Ontario Yes Yes
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Brandon, Manitoba
Regina, Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Yes
Calgary, Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta
Victoria, British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia Yes Yes Yes
Surrey, British Columbia
Iqaluit, Nunavut
Arviat, Nunavut
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Hay River, Northwest Territories
Whitehorse, Yukon Yes

1- Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction. (2011). Canada’s Low-Risk Drinking Guidelines. Retrieved from:
2- Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction. (2014). Cancer and Alcohol. Retrieved from: