Tobacco Control Ordinance (Ordinance 22 of 2015)

23 Oct, 2015

COMMENTS: The Tobacco Control Ordinance is the primary piece of legislation on tobacco control in Turks and Caicos. The law’s provisions address the establishment of an administrative unit for tobacco control; licensing requirements; prohibitions (including on smoke free areas, sales to minors, self-service, public displays, locations of sales, and toy or candy cigarettes); advertising, promotion and sponsorship; packaging and labeling; disclosures requirements; and sanctions and other administrative issues.

Notice of Commencement (Legal Notice 17 of 2016)

02 Mar, 2016

COMMENTS: The Notice of Commencement (Legal Notice 17 of 2016) is the commencement notice for the Tobacco Control Ordinance 2015.

Tobacco Control Regulations 2017 (Legal Notice 72 of 2017)

21 Nov, 2017

COMMENTS: The Tobacco Control Regulations 2017 prescribe further requirements for licensing; allowable distance for smoking from prohibited areas; the designation of outdoor smoking areas, in-store smoking areas and airport smoking areas; and signage requirements.

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of November 26, 2019 unless otherwise noted.