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Tobacco Information Standard - Australian Government


You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to supply or sell tobacco products. Tobacco products include processed tobacco, and any product that contains tobacco that is manufactured to be used for smoking, sucking, chewing or snuffing and is not included in the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods.

A tobacco product sold through retail sale must be in retail packaging when it is sold. Retail packaging must meet the requirements set out in this standard, including carrying health warning information and graphics.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Competition and Consumer Act 2010 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Competition and Consumer (Tobacco) Information Standard 2011 Australian Government

Administering agency

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

Infrastructure Regulation Division

Contact details

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