The by-law for single-use utensils starts on Apr 22, 2020.

A public awareness, education, and outreach campaign will launch in early April. Sign up for updates on the by-law at the bottom of this page.

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Who the by-laws apply to

All business licence holders serving prepared food or beverages in the City of Vancouver must comply with the by-law.

This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Food vendors
  • Food courts
  • Grocery stores
  • Special events and festivals

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