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Smoke-free regulations

A guide to the smoking ban in blocks of flats

ARMA self-service library offers guidance to leaseholders. We would recommend that you view the documents available to see if they can assist.

If they do not, or you require further information then please contact the Leasehold Advisory Service at They are a government funded body who are able to assist you and they provide free information, initial advice and guidance to members of the public about residential leasehold. They are independent and impartial and all of their advisers are legally qualified.

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Posted: 14 / 07 / 2014

Updated: 13 / 02 / 2015

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Since 2007 the internal communal areas of block of flats must be smoke-free by law. Residents who do smoke in these areas can be prosecuted and fined up to £200.

In this Advice Note, well take a look at the impact of this on the blocks of flats and residents.

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