Smoke free outdoor areas

Frankston City Council is committed to creating a healthy environment for everyone and reducing the damaging effects of second-hand smoke. 

Smoke free areas can be identified by checking for Council signs. You may be issued with a $200 on-the-spot fine for ignoring these signs. 

Court penalties of up to $2000 may apply for unpaid penalty notices. 

Call the Quitline on 13 7848 (13 QUIT) if you need support to manage or quit smoking. 

Smoking ban on outdoor dining areas

Smoking is banned in all outdoor dining areas across the state. This ban extends to all forms of smoking, including e-cigarettes and shisha tobacco. 

Food fairs and outdoor event operators must also comply with the Victorian Government laws. Outdoor drinking areas can be excepted if they comply with a number of conditions. 

You can visit the Victorian Department of Health website or call 1300 136 775 for more information.

Other smoke free areas

Smoking is not permitted near:  

  • all schools  
  • some government buildings  
  • playgrounds  
  • skate parks  
  • indoor play centres.   

The Frankston Foreshore smoke free outdoor areas include: 

  • 200 metres either side of Frankston Pier 
  • 500 metres around Keast Park, Seaford.

Please check Council signs for more information.