Last updated: October 1, 2020

Smoke Free Status of Outdoor Places

Does the law require any outdoor or quasi-outdoor spaces to be smoke free or restrict smoking in any way? Examples of such places include within a specified distance of doorways, outdoor patios of bars or restaurants, parks/beaches, outdoor stadiums, and outdoor markets.

Places in educational facilities frequented by students


Decree No. 01-285 prohibits smoking in the uncovered places in educational facilities frequented by students.

Under Law No. 18-11, smoking is prohibited in public places. The implementing details are to be established in regulations. Until those are issued, the implementing regulations issued under Law No. 85-05, including those specified above, remain in effect.