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Last updated: November 6th 2019

Main Policies

Sale of e-cigarettes

Sale of e-cigarettes

Allowed
Analysis

The national law does not address the sale of e-cigarettes; therefore, the sale of e-cigarettes is allowed.


Main policies

Use in indoor public places, workplaces, and public transport

Allowed
Analysis

There is no national law addressing the use of e-cigarettes in indoor public places, workplaces, and public transport; therefore, the use of e-cigarettes is allowed. However, at least one city has passed a law regulating the use of e-cigarettes in these places.

Advertising, promotion and sponsorship

Allowed
Analysis

There is no national law addressing e-cigarette advertising, promotion, and sponsorship; therefore, advertising, promotion, and sponsorship of e-cigarettes are allowed.

Sale of e-cigarettes via the internet

Allowed
Analysis

Circular No. 1 of 2019 prohibits the online sale of e-cigarettes. However, this is an advisory notice and is not legally binding. Therefore, the regulatory status code "Allowed" is given.

Health claims in advertising (modified risk claims)

Allowed
Analysis

There is no national law addressing health claims in e-cigarette advertising; therefore, health claims in e-cigarette advertising are allowed.

Flavors

Allowed
Analysis

There is no national law addressing flavors in e-cigarettes; therefore, the use of flavors in e-cigarettes is allowed.

Health warnings on product packaging

Not Required
Analysis

There is no national law addressing health warnings on e-cigarette product packaging; therefore, health warnings on e-cigarette packaging are not required.

Other product packaging and labeling requirements

Not Required
Analysis

There is no national law addressing other product packaging and labeling requirements for e-cigarettes; therefore, there are no other product packaging and labeling requirements.

Maximum nicotine concentration

Not Required
Analysis

There is no national law addressing nicotine concentration levels in e-cigarettes; therefore, there is no prescribed maximum nicotine concentration.