Department of Health

Smoke-free outdoor dining: a guide for businesses and event organisers

This guide provides general guidance for Victorian businesses and event organisers on how to comply with Victoria's smoke-free outdoor dining laws from 1 August 2017.

There are also seperate factsheets for businesses, event organisers and the community that summarise these guidelines.

Businesses and event organisers that provide an outdoor drinking area should also read Smoking restrictions in outdoor drinking areas: a guide for businesses and event organisers.

More information on tobacco reforms


Policies and guidelines
Date published
30 Apr 2017
25 pages
Department of Health and Human Services
Available format

Reviewed 01 May 2017

Contact details

For information about tobacco control in Victoria

Tobacco Information Line Department of Health & Human Services

Contact details

Postal Address: Tobacco Control Section, Department of Health & Human Services, GPO Box 4057, Melbourne, VIC 3001

Tobacco Control Section

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