Latvia regulatory report: point-of-sale displays banned


  • Executive summary
  • Regulatory landscape (update)
  • National regulatory landscape
  • Age restrictions
  • Product restrictions
  • Obligation to notify
  • Retail channel restrictions (update)
  • Public usage
  • Advertising and marketing (update)
  • Taxation (update)
  • Sanctions
  • Enforcement (update)
  • How Latvian e-cig regulation evolved (update)
  • Relevant laws (update)


The Republic of Latvia, in northern Europe, transposed the EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) in 2016. Latvia has moved to regulate vaping products through a number of individual pieces of legislation, which provides the framework for specific questions that are to be regulated under government rules. This report will allow you to understand the essential regulatory framework with regard to e-cigarettes in Latvia, including distance sales, taxes, health warnings and notification requirements.

Published: 27th June 2019; Number of pages: 13

Photo: Les Haines