Retail Tobacco Merchant's Licence - South Australia

Service summary

All Tobacco Retailers in South Australia must hold a Retail Tobacco Merchant's Licence and display a copy of the licence next to each point of sale.

Retailers with more than one retail outlet selling tobacco must hold a separate tobacco licence for each of these outlets.

A Tobacco Product is anything that contains tobacco or is designed for the purpose of smoking tobacco, e.g. herbal cigarettes, filters and cigarette papers.

All retailers are required to comply with the following condition:-

A copy of the licence must be on display next to each point of sale.

A prescribed notice must be on display next to each point of sale.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Duration

Renewed annually. These licences are not transferable or refundable.

Fees

$266

Administering agency

Department of Health
Public Health Services
Tobacco Licensing

Act(s) name

Taxation Administration Act 1996 (South Australia)

Tobacco Products Regulation Act 1997 (South Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Tobacco Products Regulations 1997 (South Australia)

Contact details

General Enquiries


Operating address:
Level 1
11 Hindmarsh Square
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address:
PO Box 6
Rundle Mall
Adelaide SA 5000

Phone:

0882267100

Fax:

0882267102
Public.Health@sa.gov.au

Website:

http://www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/wps/wcm/connect/Public+Content/SA+Health+Internet/Protecting+public+health/Tobacco+laws+and+businesses/Retail+tobacco+licence Opens in a new browser window

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