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Last updated: September 17th 2019

Sub-national Laws

Are sub-national jurisdictions permitted to have smoke free laws?
Yes
Are they allowed to be more stringent than national law?
Yes
Do one or more sub-national jurisdictions have smoke free laws more stringent than national law?
Yes
A brief comment on the extent of sub-national legislation:

In Australia, restrictions and prohibitions on smoking generally fall within the jurisdiction of the States and Territories. All States and Territories have laws prohibiting and/or restricting smoking in public places, workplaces, and public transportation.