Regulatory reports

This page includes all of our full-length regulatory reports. These provide a detailed overview of the current regulations for heated tobacco and other tobacco alternatives in individual countries. In addition to our country reports we also have reports on specific topics and products and the current rules around these, including modern oral products and other hybrid products.

Regulatory report: Italy – heated tobacco

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 15th June 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Italy was one of the first major markets for heated tobacco, which was first regulated and categorised in 2014. This report provides a detailed overview of the current regulatory regime for these products in Italy ...

Regulatory report: Ukraine

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 28th May 2020 || Regulatory reports |

This report offers a detailed overview of the current regulatory regime in place in Ukraine for heated tobacco products, as well as an analysis of the possible upcoming near-future regulations ...

Regulatory report: Estonia

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 13th May 2020 || Regulatory reports |

A new Amendment Act to the Tobacco Act and the Alcohol, Tobacco, Fuel and Electricity Excise Duty Act is due to come into force in Estonia, providing further regulation for heated tobacco products ...

Regulatory report: Australia

Written by Angela Jarosz || 11th May 2020 || Regulatory reports |

This report offers an overview of the current regulatory landscape for heated tobacco products in Australia, focusing on age and product restrictions, advertising laws and taxation, plus more ...

Regulatory report: Switzerland

Written by Lenka Hajnovicova || 30th April 2020 || Regulatory reports |

This report covers the current regulatory environment for heated tobacco and snus products in Swizterland, along with analysis of possible future regulation ...

Regulatory report: UK

Written by Marija Obradovic || 30th April 2020 || Regulatory reports |

Heated tobacco is considered a novel tobacco product in the UK. This report covers all current regulation for heated tobacco products in the UK ...

Regulatory report: Romania

Written by Elsa Carrasco || 16th April 2020 || Regulatory reports |

A draft law to amend the regulation of tobacco products in Romania was submitted in June 2019, aimed at combatting the increasing use of heated tobacco products in the country ...

Switzerland regulatory report

Written by Michayel Villani || 18th February 2019 || Regulatory reports |

A new tobacco law is likely to form the basis of future regulation of heated tobacco products and e-cigarettes in Switzerland, a country that is in Europe but outside the EU ...

Republic of Ireland regulatory report

Written by Elba Manzanilla Zapata || 10th January 2019 || Regulatory reports |

This regulatory report on Ireland includes updates on labelling and packaging, upcoming restrictions on retail, including a ban on sales to minors, public usage, advertising and marketing, and...