Going Smoke-Free: Tips for Workplaces

As of June 1, 2004, all public places* and workplaces must be
100% smoke-free.

A workplace is any enclosed, indoor area where an employee works. This includes all common areas such as:

What must employers do to comply with the by-law?

How can employers ease the transition to being smoke-free?

How can employers support their employees?

The Health Department can help employers to:

For more information or to obtain resources, or for a consultation with Health Department Staff call: 905-668-7711 or 1-800-841-2729 email healthatwork@durham.ca