What locations are “Statutory No Smoking Areas”?Tobacco and Alcohol Control Office, Department of Health
In accordance with the Smoking (Public Health) Ordinance, the following areas are designated as ‘Statutory No Smoking Areas’. No person shall smoke or carry a lighted cigarette, cigar, or pipe in statutory no smoking areas, or else will be liable to a fixed penalty of $1,500.
Indoor Areas (Note 1) as
Indoor and Outdoor Areas as No Smoking Areas
Note 1：The definition of “Indoor Areas” is：
- having a ceiling or roof, or a cover that functions (whether temporarily or permanently) as a ceiling or roof, and
- enclosed (whether temporarily or permanently) at least up to 50% of the total area on all sides, except for any window or door, or any closeable opening that functions as a window or door
Note 2：Including non-office hours
Note 4 ：Even there is no passenger on the vehicle, public light bus & taxi drivers cannot smoke inside the vehicle.