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Tobacco Control Policy Fact Sheet

Syria: Smoke Free Places

Smoke Free Status of Indoor Workplaces, Indoor Public Places, and Public Transport

100% Smoke Free Some Restrictions Smoking Not Restricted Uncertain    N/A
All workplaces
Government facilities
Private offices
Hospitals
Residential healthcare facilities - public areas
Non-residential healthcare facilities
Childcare facilities/preschools
Primary and secondary schools
Universities/vocational facilities
Shops
Cultural facilities
Indoor stadium/arenas
Restaurants
Bars/pubs/nightclubs
Casinos
Hotels/lodging - public areas
Hotels/lodgings - guest rooms
Prisons/detention facilities - public areas
Trains, buses and other shared ground transportation
Taxis
Aircraft
Watercraft
Transport facilities
 

Definitions of Key Terms - Alignment with the FCTC and its guidelines

Aligns
Does Not
Align
N/A

Smoke Free Status of Outdoor Places

Yes
No
Uncertain
Is one or more outdoor place
required to be smoke free?

Enforcement Authority

Yes
No
Is an enforcement authority identified? Yes

Duties and Penalties

Duty
Penalty
Neither
Imposed on Owner/Employer?
Post signs Yes
Remove ashtrays Yes
Steps to require a person to stop smoking Yes
Imposed on smoker?
Not to smoke where prohibited Yes

Last updated: September 18, 2019