Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Unit Head and document author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Smoke-Free Environment Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 1st January 2014
Review Date 1st September 2016
Approval Authority Vice-Chancellor and President
Approval Date 17th December 2013
Expiry Date To Be Advised
Unit Head Susan Hudson
Executive Director, Human Resources
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Author Brett Parnell
Associate Director, Work Health and Safety
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Enquiries Contact Brett Parnell
Associate Director, Work Health and Safety
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Summary of Changes from Previous Version

20 March 2019 – removed embedded URLwww.ipc.nsw.gov.aus and replaced with associated information placeholder URLs.


23 November 2017 – Policy amended to remove the reference to the redundant unit title “Office of Capital Works and Facilities” and replace with “Office of Estate and Commercial”.


13 November 2017 – Document amended to update hyperlink to the Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 to the current Work Health and Safety Regulation 2017.


8 July 2016 - policy amended to reflect the official name change of the University concurrent with the change to the University's Act and By-Law.

From 1 January 2014, UWS will be Smoke-Free, and all it's premises will be Smoke-Free environments. This policy replaces the UWS Environmental Tobacco Smoke Policy

Clauses Amended

Policy: All

Procedure: All

Guidelines: All