Regulatory reports / Europe

All of our full-length regulatory reports that cover Europe can be found on this page. These reports provide a detailed and comprehensive overview of individual European countries’ regulations and restictions in relation to e-cigs. In addition to a general outline of the regulatory landscape for the country, more specific regulations such as product restrictions or taxation are also covered.

Regulatory report: Belgium

30th June 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Belgium
Europe
Regulation and Legislation
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This substantially updated report offers a comprehensive overview of Belgium’s regulatory framework for e-cigarettes, covering all aspects of the law and analysing both current and possible future regulation

Regulatory report: Belarus

25th June 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Belarus
Europe
Regulation and Legislation
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Belarus introduced e-cigarette regulation for the first time in 2019. This report offers a detailed overview of the current regulations in place for e-cigs and related products

Regulatory report: Malta

15th June 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Europe
Malta
Regulation and Legislation
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This report outlines current national regulation of e-cigarettes and e-liquids in Malta, the smallest country in the European Union

Regulatory report: Italy

25th May 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Europe
Italy
Regulation and Legislation
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This report offers a thorough analysis of the current regulatory regime in place in Italy for e-cigarettes, covering all aspects of law from age and product restriction to packaging and labelling, and advertising and tax

Regulatory report: Ukraine

14th May 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Europe
Ukraine
Regulation and Legislation
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This report offers an up-to-date overview of the current regulatory environment for e-cigs in Ukraine, focusing on all aspects from age and product restrictions to taxation and notification

Regulatory report: Estonia

14th May 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Estonia
Europe
Regulation and Legislation
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This report provides all current up-to-date regulations regarding vaping in Estonia, including a very recent update to the law around menthol-flavoured e-liquids

Regulatory report: Finland

5th May 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Europe
Finland
Regulation and Legislation
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This report provides an overview of the current regulatory landscape for e-cigarettes in Finland, including advertising and marketing restrictions, notification obligations and product restrictions

Regulatory report: Switzerland

29th April 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Europe
Switzerland
Regulation and Legislation
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This report covers the current regulatory landscape in Swizterland, and additionally includes analysis of possible future regulation

Regulatory report: Romania

21st April 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Europe
Romania
Regulation and Legislation
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Romania transposed the EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) in 2016. Although some aspects are not regulated, there are current attempts to introduce restrictions on advertising and public usage of e-cigs

Regulatory report: Czech Republic

8th April 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Czech Republic
Europe
Regulation and Legislation
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The Czech Republic incorporated the European Union Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) into its domestic legal system in 2017. This report provides a comprehensive overview of the current regulatory landscape for e-cigs in the country

Regulatory report: France

2nd April 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Europe
France
Regulation and Legislation
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This regulatory report provides a thorough, in-depth analysis of the current vaping regulations in France, including laws around advertising and marketing, labelling and packaging, notification, public usage, tax and more

Regulatory report: Sweden

24th March 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Europe
Sweden
Regulation and Legislation
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This regulatory report provides in-depth analysis of the current vaping regulations in Sweden, including laws around advertising and marketing, labelling and packaging, notification, public usage, tax and more

Regulatory report: Croatia

24th February 2020 | Regulatory reports |

Croatia
Europe
Regulation and Legislation
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This regulatory report provides a comprehensive overview of the current regulations in place for e-cigarettes in Croatia, covering aspects such as taxation, labelling and packaging, public usage and more

Regulation mirrors that of TPD: Bulgaria regulatory report

2nd December 2019 | Regulatory reports |

Bulgaria
Europe
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

Our latest regulatory report for Bulgaria details the general regulatory framework for the country, as well as providing recent updates for national regulation, labelling and packaging, obligation to notify and public usage, taxation and enforcement

Global tobacco harm reduction policies: selected country overview

11th November 2019 | Regulatory reports |

Africa
Asia
Brazil
China
Egypt
Europe
France
Germany
India
Indonesia
Iran
Iraq
Nigeria
North America
Russia
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
South America
Spain
Turkey
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
World
Health
Heated tobacco
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
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This report provides an overview of harm-reduction policies with regards to tobacco use from 18 selected countries from around the world