Electronic cigarettes and e-liquids are not regulated in the Dominican Republic. However, important changes to the regulatory framework for vaping products are expected to take place in the Dominican Republic. A bill regulating heated tobacco and e-cigarettes was introduced by the ruling party, the Modern Revolutionary Party, alongside the first party in the opposition, People’s Force, meaning it is very likely to succeed.
This report provides a detailed overview of the regulatory framework in place in the Dominican Republic for vaping products, covering all policy areas and possible future regulation.
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Table of contents
- Executive summary
- Dominican Republic: the basics
- National regulatory framework
- Age restrictions
- Product restrictions
- Labelling and packaging
- Obligation to notify
- Retail channel restrictions
- Public usage
- Advertising and marketing
- Relevant laws
- Relevant bodies
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