Law No. 5538

31 Dec, 2015

COMMENTS: Law No. 5538 is the primary tobacco control law in Paraguay. It regulates smoke free environments; tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship; packaging and labeling; and sales restrictions. It also grants authority to the Ministry of Public Health and Social Welfare to regulate the contents and emissions of cigarettes.

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of June 18, 2024 unless otherwise noted.