Tobacco and Vaping Products Act
Marginal note:Entry of dwelling-place
Marginal note:Authority to issue warrant
(2) On ex parte application, a justice, as defined in section 2 of the Criminal Code, may issue a warrant authorizing the inspector named in the warrant to enter and inspect a dwelling-place, subject to any conditions specified in the warrant, if the justice is satisfied by information on oath
(a) that the dwelling-place is a place referred to in subsection 35(1);
(b) that entry to the dwelling-place is necessary for the administration or enforcement of this Act; and
(c) that the occupant does not consent to the entry, or that entry has been refused or there are reasonable grounds for believing that it will be refused.
Marginal note:Use of force
(3) An inspector executing the warrant shall not use force unless the inspector is accompanied by a peace officer and the use of force is specifically authorized in the warrant.
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