Smoking in cars carrying children under 18 is being banned. Vaping will also be included and it will apply to both parked and moving vehicles. Anyone caught will be fined $50.
Plunket chief nurse Dr Jane O'Malley spoke to Newstalk ZB's Heather du Plessis-Allan and says they're backing the ban.
LISTEN ABOVE AS DR JANE O'MALLEY TALKS TO HEATHER DU PLESSIS-ALLAN