Regulation - LGIC

Smoke-Free Ontario Act

Regulation Number(s):
Ontario Regulation 48/06
Instrument Type:
Regulation - LGIC
Bill or Act:
Smoke-Free Ontario Act
Summary of Decision:
Made: November 4, 2015
Filed: November 13, 2015
Published on e-Laws: November 13, 2015
Printed in The Ontario Gazette: November 28, 2015
Analysis of Regulatory Impact:
No new administrative cost for business.
Further Information:
Proposal Number:
Posting Date:
July 13, 2015
Summary of Proposal:
On May 28, 2015, Bill 45 the Making Healthier Choices Act, 2015 (Bill) received Royal Assent. Once proclaimed, Schedule 2 to the Bill will make certain amendments to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act (SFOA).

The Ministry is proposing several amendments to Ontario Regulation 48/06 that relate to recent amendments to the SFOA, specifically regarding:

• Flavoured Tobacco Sales Prohibition
• Hospitals and Provincial Government Buildings
• Automatic Prohibition signs

The province is seeking input on these potential regulatory amendments. To view more detailed information that describes the potential changes, please see the link below under "Additional Information".

Contact Address:
777 Bay Street, Suite 1903, 19th floor
Toronto, ON M7A 1S5
Effective Date:
January 1, 2017