Smoke Free Outdoor Sport and Recreation Areas

Why smoke-free outdoor sports and recreation?

A recent study by Stafford, Daube and Franklin in Austrailia has shown that there is no safe level of exposure to second hand smoke - even in outdoor areas.

Smoke free outdoor sport and recreation grounds is endorsed by:

To date, the following communities have implemented a smoke-free outdoor recreation and sport areas and events policy. If your community has a smoke-free policy and it is not listed here, please contact us and let us know!

  • Arnold's Cove
  • Avondale
  • Baie Verte
  • Bauline
  • Bay Bulls
  • Bay Roberts
  • Birchy Bay
  • Bishop’s Falls
  • Bonavista
  • Brigus
  • Burgeo
  • Burin
  • Cape St. George
  • Carbonear
  • Centreville-Wareham-Trinity
  • Channel-Port aux Basques
  • Charlottetown
  • Clarenville
  • Clarkes Beach
  • Conception Bay South
  • Conception Harbour
  • Corner Brook
  • Cox's Cove
  • Deer Lake
  • Fogo
  • Fortune
  • Gambo
  • Gander
  • Glenwood
  • Glovertown
  • Grand Bank
  • Grand Falls-Windsor
  • Hant's Harbour
  • Happy Valley-Goose Bay
  • Harbour Breton
  • Harbour Grace
  • Harbour Main-Chapels Cove-Lakeview
  • Holyrood
  • Isle aux Morts
  • Kippens
  • Labrador City
  • Lewisporte
  • Mary's Harbour
  • Marystown
  • Miles Cove
  • Milltown-Head of Bay D’Espoir
  • Mount Moriah
  • Mount Pearl
  • Nain Inuit Community Government
  • Norris Arm
  • Norris Point
  • Northern Arm
  • Paradise
  • Pasadena
  • Peterview
  • Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove
  • Placentia
  • Port Blandford
  • Port Saunders
  • Portugal Cove – St. Phillips
  • Pouch Cove
  • Ramea
  • Renews-Cappahayden
  • Rocky Harbour
  • Roddickton
  • Rose Blance-Harbour Le Cou
  • Salmon Cove
  • St. Alban’s
  • St. Anthony
  • St. Lawrence
  • St. John's
  • Spaniard's Bay
  • Springdale
  • Stephenville
  • Stephenville Crossing
  • Summerford
  • Terrenceville
  • Torbay
  • Trinity Bay North
  • Triton
  • Twillingate
  • Upper Island Cove
  • Victoria
  • Wabana
  • Wabush
  • Whitbourne
  • Witless Bay

TOTAL POPULATION INVOLVED - 363, 274
If you would like more information on this issue or would like to speak about the policies already in place in some communities please contact the ACT office.