SMOKING MANAGEMENT POLICY EAST DONCASTER CRICKET CLUB INC
This policy outlines our procedures for tobacco and e-cigarette use in club venues and at club games, special events, functions and other club-related activities. It represents our club’s commitment to its members, volunteers and visitors, acknowledging the role that sporting clubs and associations play in building strong and healthy communities.
This policy will help to ensure our club:
East Doncaster Cricket Club Inc recognises that:
Smoking restrictions for sporting clubs differ from state to state, and are strengthened regularly. Our club will comply with all relevant state and local government smoking restrictions.
Our club recognises the importance of educating club members, particularly players, of the benefits of implementing a smoking management policy and will provide information to assist this process. In addition, the club will promote resources for members wishing to quit, including the national Quitline (13 78 48, quitnow.gov.au), where appropriate.
The following policy shall apply to all club members, volunteers and visitors:
Our club requires the following areas of the club’s sporting ground to be smoke free:
Smoke free areas will be signed (where possible) and promoted in club materials. A designated smoking permitted area is also located at the exterior of Zerbes clubrooms.
Our club will promote this policy regularly by:
All club committee members will uphold this policy and any non-compliance will be handled according to the following process:
This policy will be reviewed annually to ensure it remains relevant to club operations and reflects both community expectations and legal requirements.
Next policy review date is 1/10/20.
ENQUIRIES REGARDING OUR POLICY:
CONTACT: LISA JONES
PHONE: 0409 656 101
Visit: www.goodsports.com.au for information regarding the Good Sports program.
 The term ‘e-cigarettes’ includes Electronic Non-Nicotine Delivery Systems and Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems.