Our expert says:
currently only legal to allow smoking in a designated enclosed area.
Non-smokers shouldn't be exposed to second-hand smoke at all.
action when you see the regulations being ignored:
Complain to the owner or
manager. If they won't/don't do anything about the problem, then report it to
the Environmental Health Officer of the nearest local authority (e.g. City
Council). If possible, get a photo that shows illegal smoking is taking place,
which also identifies the venue.
the regulations will become stricter, and will likely ban smoking in pubs and
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