Last updated: December 1, 2023

Enforcement Authorities

Authorized Agency
Jurisdiction
Duty to Enforce

Work Environment Authority

Public places and workplaces where smoking is prohibited or restricted
Yes
Analysis

The Working Environment Authority is responsible for conducting oversight to ensure compliance with the provisions on smoke-free environments in designated smoking areas made available only to personnel.

Municipality

Public places and workplaces where smoking is prohibited or restricted
Yes
Analysis

Municipalities are responsible for conducting oversight to ensure compliance with the provisions on smoke-free environments. They do not have oversight responsibility of designated smoking areas made available only for personnel or hotels and other establishments where temporary accommodations are commercially rented.