Notice to Owners and Tenants

Please remind your staff and tenants of the City of Calgary Bylaws/Province of Alberta Legislation.


  • Smoking is not permitted within 5 meters of a doorway, window or air intake
    • There is signage at the rear of the building indicating air intake areas
  • Smoking is not permitted in any part of a building to which members of the public have access e.g.
    • common areas of the building
    • enclosed parking garages
    • elevators
    • stairwells
    • public washrooms
    • reception area (commercial front lobby)
    • outdoor patio
  • Smoking is not permitted in any part of the building that is a workplace
    • As in the public access areas, but with additions including:
      • storage areas, garbage rooms
    • The Use of e-cigarettes is prohibited where tobacco is prohibited


The Board is currently sourcing a safe cigarette disposal unit which will be placed at the appropriate distance from the main commercial entrance.



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