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Bylaw No. 2002-114, No Smoking Public Places Bylaw Bylaw No. 2007-006, No Smoking ? Public Places Amendment No. 1 By-law

Smoking prohibited within 10 m of any playground area established and fitted with equipment (slides, swings, etc.). Also prohibited in “the seated observation areas of outdoor sports fields.”

Products Included

Cigarettes, Cigars, Pipes


“Smoke” or “smoking” includes the carrying of a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or any other lighted smoking equipment.

Places Smoking Prohibited

Playgrounds, which may include Splash Pads and Wading Pools

Buffer Zones

Playgrounds - Buffer Zone 1-10 m

Policy Analysis


Date Passed: August 19, 2002

Date in Force: September 30, 2002

Date Last Amended: January 15, 2007

Leading Edge: No

Level of Government: Municipal

Smoke-free Ontario Act Status: Does not exceed the Smoke-free Ontario Act

Bylaw Under Development? No

Supporting Information

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Contact: 705-435-6219 or 905-729-0057

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