Tobacco retailer responsibilities - Queensland

Description

You will need to meet the minimum requirements if you intend to sell tobacco or smoking products. Smoking products includes a tobacco product prepared for consumption (e.g. cigarettes, cigars, roll-your-own tobacco), herbal cigarette, and e-cigarettes or e-cigarette related products.

Tobacco retailers must:

  • not sell smoking products to anyone under the age of 18
  • keep all smoking products out of sight
  • have one single point of sale in your retail outlet
  • comply with mandatory signage requirements
  • not sell ice-pipes, bongs or e-cigarettes containing nicotine
  • supply your staff with adequate training.

Service type

Regulatory Obligation

An obligation defined in law. A business must comply with relevant services.

Administering agency

Queensland Health

Chief Health Officer Branch

Prevention Division

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Prevention Division

Chief Health Officer Branch

Queensland Health

Queensland
Operating address: 15 Butterfield Street
HERSTON
Queensland 4006
Mailing address: PO Box 2368
Fortitude Valley
Queensland 4006
Phone: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)
Website: Tobacco Laws in Queensland (Opens in new window)