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Last updated: December 19th 2019

Penalties

Sales Restrictions

Fine, Jail
Analysis

Violations of vending machine and internet sales provisions are subject to imprisonment for not more than three months or a fine of not more than thirty thousand baht, or both.

Selling single sticks or otherwise dividing the contents of the pack for separate sale is subject to a fine of not more than 40,000 baht.

A violation of the prohibition on sales of ENDS, smokeless tobacco, and waterpipe and waterpipe tobacco is subject to a fine of 40,000 baht.

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Location-based Sales Restrictions

Fine
Analysis

A person who violates location-based sales restrictions is subject to a fine of not more than 40,000 baht. If the violator is a manufacturer or importer, that person will be subject to penalties three times greater.

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Minimum Retail Package Size

Fine
Analysis

Any person who manufactures or imports packs of cigarettes with less than 20 cigarettes per pack is subject to a fine of not more than 300,000 baht.

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Minimum Legal Sales Age

Fine, Jail
Analysis

Any person who sells cigarettes to a person under 20 years of age is subject to imprisonment for not more than three months or a fine of not more than thirty thousand baht, or both. If the violator is a manufacturer or an importer, that person is subject to a penalty three times greater.

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