Last updated: July 20, 2021

Regulatory Framework

For these Main Policies, have legislation and/or regulations been enacted or issued covering heated tobacco products?

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HTPs are regulated subject to the legislative framework under the Tobacco and Vaping Products Act, which regulates the sale, advertising, promotion and sponsorship, and packaging and labeling of tobacco products including tobacco inserts and devices.

Further regulations such as the Tobacco Products Information Regulations (as amended), Tobacco Products Regulations (Plain and Standardized Appearance) and Promotion of Tobacco Products and Accessories Regulations provide additional requirements for the packaging and labeling of certain tobacco products.

For these Main Policies, has a government body issued any directive and/or non-judicial decision covering heated tobacco products?


To the best of our knowledge, no directives have been issued by a government body for these Main Policies.