Laws

Tobacco (Imposition of Tax) Act, 1970 (No. 22 of 1970)

Jun 29, 1970

Note: This law has not been reviewed by our legal staff and was not relied upon for purposes of our analysis. We are providing it here for informational purposes only.

Tobacco Industry Act, 2001 (No. 24 of 2001)

Jan 28, 2002

Note: This law has not been reviewed by our legal staff and was not relied upon for purposes of our analysis. We are providing it here for informational purposes only.

Tobacco Products (Regulation) Act, 2003 (No. 3 of 2003)

Apr 5, 2003

COMMENTS: The Tobacco Products (Regulation) Act, 2003 regulates public smoking; tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship; and tobacco packaging and labeling.

Tobacco Products Regulations, 2014

Mar 5, 2015

COMMENTS: The Tobacco Products Regulations, 2014 are the implementing regulations issued under Tobacco Products Act, 2003 (No. 3 of 2003) and contain specific requirements for smoke free places; tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship; and packaging and labeling of tobacco products, among other things.

Tobacco Products Regulations Public Notice, 2014

Mar 12, 2015

COMMENTS: The Public Notice provides the dates the different provisions of the Tobacco Products Regulations, 2014 will come into effect.

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of September 18, 2019 unless otherwise noted.