2326169 Ontario Inc. v. City of Toronto

Hookah lounge owners appealed a lower court decision upholding a city by-law that banned hookah use in licensed establishments.  The Court of Appeal held that the lower court's ruling was correct and dismissed the appeal.  


2326169 Ontario Inc. et al. v. The City of Toronto, 2017 ONCA 484, Court of Appeal for Ontario (2017)

  • Canada
  • Jun 13, 2017
  • Court of Appeal for Ontario



  • 2326169 Ontario Inc. operating as Farouz Sheesha Café
  • 7923406 Canada Inc.
  • Club Layal El Sharke Inc.
  • Nile Palace Cafe
  • Oum Kulthoum

Defendant The City of Toronto

Legislation Cited

By-law No. 1331-2015 (adopted 10-Dec-2015)

City of Toronto Act 2006, SO 2006, c 11, Sch A

Occupational Health and Safety Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. O.1

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