Tobacco regulations

Our Environmental Health Officers conduct regular visits to tobacco retailers within City of Yarra to ensure compliance in relation to administering and enforcing requirements under the Tobacco Act.

Should non-compliance be achieved we will take the appropriate enforcement action.

What are we trying to achieve:

  • Smoke free dining
  • Banning smoking in designated areas of licensed premises.
  • Banning illegal tobacco products
  • Regulating display and advertising of tobacco products

Reporting an issue

If you believe a premises is in breach of the tobacco laws please submit a report to us.

Information we need to investigate:

  • Address of premises
  • Description of issue
  • Date of the offence

If the issue is occurring now, call 9205 5555 and request to speak with our Public Health team.

Report an issue