Peel Outdoor Smoking By-law
The Region of Peel’s Outdoor Smoking By-law, effective September 2, 2013, makes it against the law to smoke outdoors within nine metres (30 feet) of:
The Region of Peel, in collaboration with the Cities of Mississauga and Brampton, and Town of Caledon, joins over 70 Ontario municipalities that have introduced outdoor smoking by-laws.
The Peel Outdoor Smoking By-law can be viewed here.
The Peel Outdoor Smoking By-law will protect children and the public from the harmful effects of second-hand smoke.
The Region of Peel wants to create the healthiest possible environment for everyone in Peel. Residents, visitors and their children will no longer have to walk through a cloud of tobacco smoke when they enter or exit a municipal building, community centre, arena, playground or sports field.
Read the frequently asked questions about the by-law.
These enforcement signs will be posted in some areas in Peel.
For more information about the by-law:
For information about quitting smoking, contact Smokers’ Helpline at 1-877-513-5333 or visit SmokersHelpline.ca.
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