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The Prohibition of Smoking in Certain Premises (Scotland) Regulations 2006

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Display of no-smoking notices

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2.  (1)  At least one no smoking notice displayed in no-smoking premises that are not a vehicle shall–

(a)be a minimum size of 230mm by 160mm;

(b)display the international “no smoking” symbol, consisting of a graphic representation of a burning cigarette enclosed in a red circle with a red bar across it, at least 85mm in diameter; and

(c)display the name of the person to whom a complaint may be made by any person who observes another person smoke in the no-smoking premises in question and state that a complaint may be so made.

(2) The remainder of no-smoking notices displayed in no-smoking premises that are not a vehicle and any no smoking notices displayed on or near no-smoking premises that are not a vehicle shall display the international “no smoking” symbol, consisting of a graphic representation of a burning cigarette enclosed in a red circle with a red bar across it, at least 85mm in diameter.

(3) A no smoking notice displayed in no-smoking premises that are a vehicle shall–

(a)display the international “no smoking” symbol, consisting of a graphic representation of a burning cigarette enclosed in a red circle with a red bar across it; and

(b)display the holder of a particular post to whom a complaint may be made by any person who observes another person smoke in the no smoking premises in question and state that a complaint may be so made.

(4) A no smoking notice shall be displayed by the person having the management or control of the no smoking premises in such a manner that it is protected from tampering, damage, removal or concealment.

(5) The requirements in paragraphs (1) to (4) as to the manner of display, form and content of no smoking notices are to be treated for the purposes of section 3(1) of the Act as if incorporated in it.

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