Guidelines for the Sale of Tobacco - Tasmania


You are required to comply with these guidelines if you intend to sell tobacco or tobacco products over the counter or via a vending machine. 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.

These guidelines set out the requirements you must abide by regarding signs, pricing tickets and price boards.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

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

Public Health Act 1997 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services

Public Health Services

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:

Tobacco Licensing Officer, Tobacco Control and Licensing

Public Health Services

Department of Health and Human Services

Toll Free: 1800 671 738
Phone: 03 6166 0709
Phone: 1300 135 513