(Statutes) & By-laws

Provincial (Statute) Enforcement

The Region enforces or administers the following provincial statutes:

  • Smoke Free Ontario Act
  • Retail Business Holidays Act


Activities of the Smoke Free Ontario Act

 For more information about the Smoke Free Ontario Act, call us at 519-883-2279. For information about the Retail Business Holidays Act, call 519-575-4591.

 Note: Waterloo Regional Police enforce the Retail Business Holidays Act. Call them at 519-653-7700.



The Region enforces activities related to licences listed on the Permits & Licences page and by-laws listed on the By-law Enforcement page. For more information, call the Licensing and Retail office at 519-575-4591 or send an e-mail.