Sabah Parks has implemented a smoking ban on the summit trail of Mount Kinabalu, effective from 19/03/2023. 

As per the latest announcement, smoking is strictly prohibited for individuals along the Mount Kinabalu summit trail at an altitude of 3272.7 M to - 4095.7 M. The restricted area encompasses the stretch from Panalaban Base Camp to the mountain's peak and has been officially declared a No Smoking Zone with clear signages along the route. 

Sabah Parks has stated that actions will be taken against anyone found violating this regulation.