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Last updated: October 4th 2019

Penalties

Sales Restrictions

Analysis

There are no sales restrictions on tobacco products; therefore, there are no associated penalties.

Location-based Sales Restrictions

Analysis

Tobacco sales are not restricted by location; therefore, there are no associated penalties.

Minimum Retail Package Size

Analysis

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

Minimum Legal Sales Age

Fine, Jail
Analysis

Anyone who sells tobacco to minors is subject to eight days to six months of imprisonment, or a fine of fifty to one hundred thousand Congolese Francs, or both.

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