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Last updated: November 6th 2019

Penalties

Sales Restrictions

Fine, Business License Suspension or Revocation
Analysis

A violation of the ban on vending machines or internet sales may be subject to license suspension or cancellation and/or a fine of up to 1000 yuan.

Location-based Sales Restrictions

Fine, Business License Suspension or Revocation
Analysis

A violation of the prohibition on tobacco sales near primary and secondary schools may be subject to license suspension or cancellation and/or a fine of up to 1000 yuan.

Minimum Retail Package Size

N/A
Analysis

The law does not regulate the minimum size of tobacco product packages; therefore, there are no associated penalties.

Minimum Legal Sales Age

Uncertain
Analysis

Anyone who sells tobacco to minors is subject to "administrative penalties." The law does not specify the administrative penalties to be applied.