You will require this licence if you intend to sell tobacco or tobacco products. Tobacco products include any cigars or cigarettes, any product of which tobacco is an ingredient, or any device designed or intended only for use with tobacco.
If you intend to sell tobacco products at more than one location, you will need to complete a separate application and pay the fee for each premise.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this licence you must:
- Be at least 18 years of age;
- Provide details on the premises from which you intend to sell tobacco and related products;
- Submit the required form; and
- Pay the required fee.
Only individuals, not companies, can apply for this licence. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
Up to twelve months.
This licence cannot be transferred.
You can lodge and pay for your application in person at any Service Tasmania outlet.
Department of Health and Human Services
Public Health Services
Public Health Act 1997 (Tasmania)
Public Health (Tobacco Seller's Licence) Regulations 2009 (Tasmania)
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