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Highway Traffic Act

Smoking or e-cigarette use is prohibited in a motor vehicle while another person who is younger than 16 years of age is in the vehicle.

Smoking or e-cigarette use in a motor vehicle by children younger than 16 is also prohibited. This applies even if the person is alone in the vehicle and regardless of the age of any other person in the vehicle. Prohibitions apply whether the motor vehicle is enclosed or not.

Products Included

Cigarettes, Cigars, Pipes, Electronic Smoking Devices



Places Smoking Prohibited

Private Vehicles with Children Present

Policy Analysis


Age Restrictions

Private Vehicles with Children Present - 16

Date Passed:

Date in Force: October 1, 2017

Date Last Amended:

Leading Edge: No

Level of Government: Provincial/Territorial

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

Bylaw Under Development? No

Supporting Information

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