Tobacco Protection

Smoke-Free Ontario Act

The Smoke Free Ontario Act (SFOA) protects non-smokers by making all public places and enclosed workplaces smoke-free.  Recent update to the SFOA also bans smoking on patios, sporting fields and playgrounds. For more specific information about the laws surrounding smoking in public places please review the location specific fact sheets. 

NEW! Cannabis Legalization

Where cannabis can be used is regulated locally by the Smoke-Free Ontario Act as well as the Smoke-Free Chatham-Kent Bylaw. For more information about cannabis, click here.

Below is a summary of where you can and cannot use cannabis in Chatham-Kent.


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