Associate: contractors, volunteers, visiting appointees and visitors to the University and lease holders and their staff.
Contractor: a company or an individual (other than a University employee) engaged to provide services to the University. Contractors include consultants.
Lease holder: A company or a person who holds a current lease of University premises.
Environmental tobacco smoke (ETS): a combination of side stream smoke (smoke from the burning end of a tobacco product) and exhaled mainstream smoke (the smoke breathed out by a smoker). ETS is classified as a human carcinogen (cancer causing agent).
Smoking: includes cigarettes, cigars, pipes, electronic nicotine devices and the use of other implements that emit harmful or toxic smoke for the purpose of inhaling.
Tobacco product: means any substance containing tobacco leaf, including but not limited to, cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, hookah tobacco, snuff, chewing tobacco, dipping tobacco, bidis, clove cigarettes, or any other preparation of tobacco.
University premises: any real property owned or controlled by the University including leased premises.
University property: all land, buildings, vehicles, facilities and other property owned or leased by or under the control of the University; but excluding student residences provided by Deakin.