FAQ's- Smoking ban legislation and shelter regulations

  • Where does the smoking ban apply?

    All substantially enclosed and enclosed public places including public transport, shopping centres, restaurants, pubs & clubs. Offices and workplaces (including domestic dwellings) where more than one person works are subject to the smoking ban. Both permanent and temporary structures must abide by the law.

  • Are there any exceptions?
  • Are your smoking shelters compliant with the 2006 Health Act?
  • How does the 50% rule work?
  • Where is the best place to position a smoking shelter?
  • Do I need to display smoking control signs?
  • What are the requirements for No Smoking signs?