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Smoking

29 resources in total. To see which languages this resource is available in, click on its title.

Title: Changes to specialist tobacconist certification fact sheets
Summary: From 1 April 2014, a person is not able to apply to have a premises certified as a specialist tobacconist. This means a person is not able to become exempt from the tobacco product display requirements for their permises.

Title: Children at play - please don't smoke here
Summary: By law, smoking is banned within four metres of an entrance to children’s indoor play centres from 13 April 2015.

Title: E-cigarette reforms: factsheet
Summary: A factsheet to help the community understand and comply with the new laws about e-cigarette products commencing 1 August 2017.

Title: How to quit smoking? (Video)
Summary: An animated video that gives you reasons on why you should quit smoking.

Title: New tobacco laws
Summary: This document provides specific information for enforcing and providing education for the various aspects of the Tobacco Act 1987 for workplaces.

Title: Passive smoking - how does it affect your child?
Summary: Passive smoking is the inhalation of environmental tobacco smoke – that is breathing in ‘other peoples’ cigarette smoke. Exposure to passive smoking places children’s health at risk. The brochure explains what you can do to try to keep your child safe from passive smoking.

Title: Products to help you stop smoking
Summary: Guide to products to help you quit smoking, including nicotine replacement therapy (patches, gum, lozenges, sublingual tablets and inhalers) and medication. Also includes other strategies to help you quit.

Title: Quit smoking
Summary: Quitting smoking is one of the most important things you can do to reduce your cancer risk. Tobacco contains more than 7000 chemicals, including over 70 chemicals known to cause cancer.

Title: Say No to cigarettes
Summary: Resource caters for the Arabic community targeting the basic informaiton about the harms of smoking Cigarettes but also the effects of Waterpipe tobacco which is an Arabic Custom

Title: Shisha (Waterpipe) smoking fact sheet for community members
Summary: What is in shisha tobacco? Shisha tobacco is usually a combination of tobacco prepared in molasses and flavoured with fruit flavours. Shisha smoke contains large amounts of nicotine, carbon monoxide, tar and other toxins. The water in the shisha does not remove any of the toxins. The fruit flavour does not make it a healthy choice

Title: Shisha (Waterpipe) smoking fact sheet for health care professionals
Summary: The fact sheet is for health professionals and explains what is in shisha tobacco, who smokes it and why and how it does impact on health.

Title: Shisha (Waterpipe) smoking fact sheet for pregnant women and young families
Summary: Is shisha harmful for me, my baby or my young children? YES! Shisha smoke is toxic. It contains chemicals, including carbon monoxide and tar, which are bad for your health and the health of those around you. Smoking shisha can lead to problems in your pregnancy. It Ican also harm your baby and young children.

Title: Shisha (Waterpipe) smoking fact sheet for young people
Summary: What is in shisha tobacco? Shisha tobacco is usually a combination of tobacco prepared in molasses and flavoured with fruit flavours. Shisha smoke contains large amounts of nicotine, carbon monoxide, tar and other toxins. The water in the shisha does not remove any of the toxins. The fruit flavour does not make it a healthy choice

Title: Shisha tobacco harms: fact sheet for the community
Summary: A factsheet providing a summary of health harms of shisha tobacco

Title: Shisha tobacco reforms: fact sheet for the community
Summary: A factsheet providing a summary of tobacco control laws that apply to the sale, advertising and use of shisha tobacco for the community.

Title: Shisha tobacco reforms fact sheet for businesses
Summary: A factsheet for businesses providing a summary of victorian tobacco control laws that apply to the sale, advertising and use of shisha tobacco for businesses.

Title: Smoke-free building entrances
Summary: From 1 August 2017, the Tobacco Amendment Act 2016 will amend the Tobacco Act 1987 to ban smoking at all outdoor dining areas when food is available for consumption. This will include: Restaurants, food fairs, organised outdoor events, including community or street festivals.

Title: Smoke-free outdoor dining: factsheet for businesses
Summary: General guidance on the smoking ban in outdoor dining areas for businesses on complying with Victoria's smoke-free outdoor dining laws from 1 August 2017.

Title: Smoke-free outdoor dining: factsheet for the community
Summary: A summary of the new smoke-free outdoor dining laws for the community on complying with Victoria's smoke-free outdoor dining laws from 1 August 2017.

Title: Smoke-free outdoor dining areas: factsheet for organisers of food fairs and events
Summary: A summary of the smoking ban in outdoor dining areas at food fairs and other organised events on complying with Victoria's smoke-free outdoor dining laws from 1 August 2017.

Title: Smokefree between the flags at patrolled beaches
Summary: Smoking is prohibited on all patrolled beaches in Western Australia

Title: Smokefree in vehicles with children
Summary: Smoking is prohibited in or on vehicles in Western Australia if a child under 17 is present.

Title: Smokefree outdoor eating areas
Summary: A summary of the new smoke-free outdoor eating laws. Smoking restrictions prohibit smoking in an outdoor eating area unless you are in a smoking area.

Title: Smokefree within 10 metres of playground equipment
Summary: Smoking is prohibited near playground equipment in Western Australia

Title: Smoking and vision loss
Summary: Health promotion information sheet on smoking and vision loss. With information on how smoking affects the eyes, which eye problems worsen with smoking, what can be done and where to seek help and services. This information is also available in audio formats.

Title: Smoking and vision loss (audio)
Summary: Audio information on smoking and vision loss. With information on how smoking affects the eyes, which eye problems worsen with smoking, what can be done and where to seek help and services.

Title: Smoking and your heart
Summary: When you smoke you are at higher risk of developing heart disease and having a heart attack

Title: Smoking restrictions in outdoor drinking areas: factsheet for businesses
Summary: This factsheet provides general guidance on the smoking restrictions in outdoor drinking areas and their interaction with smoke-free outdoor dining areas, from 1 August 2017.

Title: Who benefits if I quit smoking? (poster)
Summary: Identifying the dangers of smoking and the benefits of quitting smoking for individuals, their families and the community.

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