Quesnel | British Columbia

Bylaw No. 1767, A Bylaw to regulate smoking in City of Quesnel Public Spaces

No person shall light, smoke or use a cigarette, cigar, pipe, and/or equipment in any manner in the following places:

(a) LeBourdais Park;
(b) West Fraser Timber Park;
(c) Spirit Square;
(d) Quesnel Youth Soccer playing fields;
(e) Playgrounds and playing fields;
(f) Fraser River Foot Bridge, including the entrances.

Products Included

Cigarettes, Cigars, Pipes, Waterpipes


“Smoke” or “Smoking” means to inhale, exhale, burn, or carry a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe, or other smoking equipment that burns tobacco but does not include the carrying of lighted incense or other lighted smoking equipment used solely for ceremonial or religious purposes.

Places Smoking Prohibited

Playgrounds, which may include Splash Pads and Wading Pools
Sports and Recreational Fields and Facilities
Waterpipes (outdoors)

Policy Analysis


Date Passed: November 2, 2015

Date in Force: November 2, 2015

Date Last Amended:

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

Please find contact information related to this bylaw, and links to supporting materials.

Contact:  cityhall@quesnel.ca or 250-992-2111

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