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TOBACCO AND OTHER SMOKING PRODUCTS ACT 1998 - SECT 26VL

Person must not smoke at major event facility

26VL Person must not smoke at major event facility

(1) A person must not smoke at a major event facility.
Penalty—
Maximum penalty—20 penalty units.
(2) Subsection (1) does not apply if the person—
(a) is in a nominated outdoor smoking place; and
(b) is not consuming food or drink.
(3) In this section—

"nominated outdoor smoking place" means a clearly designated part, or parts, of an outdoor area of a major event facility—
(a) where smoking is not otherwise prohibited under this Act; and
(b) established by the major event organiser as an area where—
(i) smoking is permitted; and
(ii) food or drink is not to be consumed.
Example for paragraph (a)—
Smoking is prohibited within 10m of children’s playground equipment.



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