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Last updated: September 18th 2019

Main Policies

Sale of e-cigarettes

Sale of e-cigarettes

Banned
Analysis

The law bans the manufacture, import, sale and offer for sale of “e-cigarettes that contain tobacco.” Despite the fact that the law includes the phrase “that contain tobacco,” this provision is being applied to the manufacture, import, sale and offer for sale of all e-cigarettes.


Main policies

Use in indoor public places, workplaces, and public transport

Allowed
Analysis

There is no law addressing the use of e-cigarettes in indoor public places, workplaces, and public transport; therefore, the use of e-cigarettes is allowed.

Advertising, promotion and sponsorship

Allowed
Analysis

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

Health claims in advertising (modified risk claims)

Allowed
Analysis

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

Sale of e-cigarettes via the internet

Not Applicable
Analysis

The law bans the sale of e-cigarettes; therefore, this policy is not applicable.

Flavors

Not Applicable
Analysis

The law bans the sale of e-cigarettes; therefore, this policy is not applicable.

Health warnings on product packaging

Not Applicable
Analysis

The law bans the sale of e-cigarettes; therefore, this policy is not applicable.

Other product packaging and labeling requirements

Not Applicable
Analysis

The law bans the sale of e-cigarettes; therefore, this policy is not applicable.

Maximum nicotine concentration

Not Applicable
Analysis

The law bans the sale of e-cigarettes; therefore, this policy is not applicable.