Sale of e-Cigarettes and e-Cigarette Products - Victoria

Service summary

The retailing of e-cigarettes and e-cigarette products in Victoria is bound by the same standard as the sale of tobacco products. No products may be sold to persons under the age of 18, and the advertising of products must not be aimed at people within this age group.
Please be aware that e-cigarette products containing nicotine are illegal to sell in Australia as they are not recognised by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA).

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Advisory Material

Advisory material provides advice and guidance in undertaking a business.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services
Tobacco Control Section

Supporting information

Disclaimer

The information contained on the Australian Business Licence and Information Service (ABLIS) web site, or via packages or other sources is intended for general guidance only.

To the full extent permitted by law, the Federal, State, Territory and Local Governments make no representations or warranties (expressed or implied) in relation to the information, including its accuracy, currency or completeness.

The business information provided does not constitute professional or legal advice, nor is the use of any third party resource an endorsement of the information contained, the associated organisation, product or service. It is recommended that you obtain appropriate professional and /or independent legal advice to ensure that the material provided here is relevant to your particular circumstances.

To the full extent permitted by law the Federal, State, Territory and Local Governments, their employees and agents do not accept any liability for any reason, including without limitation, liability in negligence, to any person for the general information which is provided herein, or in respect of anything, including the consequences of anything done, or not done, by any such person in whole or partial reliance upon the information.