Adopted by Council

March 2020

Council meeting outcome

At its meeting on Tuesday 24 March, Council adopted the Smoke Free Zones Policy.

View the Council minutes, (Item 12.2 pg. 9)

Council agenda item

This policy is being presented to Council for consideration at its meeting on Tuesday 24 March 2020.

The Council Meeting will be held at 6pm at the Dee Why Civic Centre.

If you would like to address Council, please complete the request to speak public address form.


At the its meeting on Tuesday 22 October 2019, Council endorsed the Smoke Free Zones Policy (draft) to be placed on public exhibition.

The draft Policy acknowledges the importance of Council providing community leadership in taking measures to prohibit smoking within certain areas.

Council is seeking to protect members of the community from the health and social impacts of:
  • smoking by others
  • improve amenity and enjoyment of public places
  • contribute to the protection of the environment from the impacts of discarded cigarette butts.

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Have your say

  • complete the form below
  • in writing, marked 'Smoke Free Zones Policy (draft) ' to Northern Beaches Council PO Box 82 Manly NSW 1655

Submissions closed Sunday 8 December 2019

Enquiries: Darren Greenow or Tom Prsa, Regulatory Support on 1300 434 434