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Last updated: September 18th 2019

Sales Age

Does the law establish a minimum age for the purchase of tobacco products?

Yes
Minimum Age: 20
Analysis

The law prohibits the sale of tobacco products to an "under-age" person. As of January 1, 2020, an under-age person is anyone under 20 years of age. This age limit will rise to 21 years of age on January 1, 2021.

The law meets FCTC Art. 16 in that it prohibits the sale of tobacco products to minors.