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Latvia: oral tobacco and nicotine pouch regulation, March 2024

Snus and chewing tobacco are not permitted in Latvia. Nicotine pouches are regulated in the Tobacco Products Act as tobacco substitutes. Oral tobacco is expected to remain banned, though important changes are expected to take place in the mid-term due to the approval of the amendment of the Tobacco Products Act.

This report examines the current regulatory framework in place in Latvia for nicotine pouches and oral tobacco products, covering all areas from taxation and advertising to product and labelling restrictions.

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Laura Garay Gómez

Legal analyst
Laura holds a Master’s degree in Public Law from the University of Seville, Spain, where she mainly specialised in International Law and Administrative Law and a Master's degree in Law and Legal Practice from Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. She has also studied International and European Law at the University of Helsinki, Finland, under the Erasmus Programme. She has worked as an intern at the ACO Office of Legal Affairs for NATO in Mons, Belgium; as international entity management coordinator for a multinational in Warsaw, Poland; and as legal assistant in a law firm in Seville. Currently, she is pursuing a PhD in Roman law in modern European legal history at the University of Seville.

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