Last updated: May 23rd 2022

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:

At least 22 cities have enacted 100% smoke-free laws, including: Beijing, Qinhuangdao, Shanghai, Shenzhen, and Wuhan. For more information, please see: https://datanews.caixin.com/interactive/2020/smokefree-digital-map/en/.