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Tobacco Control Regulations
Under the authority of section 10 of the Tobacco Control Act, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council makes the following regulations.
Sign listing types of tobacco for sale
2. (1) For the purpose of paragraph 4.5(a) of the Act a sign that lists the types of tobacco for sale and their prices may be displayed in accordance with subsection (2) in a place or premises in which tobacco is sold or offered for sale if the sign complies with the following requirements:
size of the sign shall not exceed 216 millimetres by 279 millimetres;
(b) the sign shall be white except for its text, which shall be black;
(c) the text on the sign shall not identify or reflect a brand of tobacco or any element of a brand;
(d) the text on the sign shall use only the following words, or an abbreviation or an equivalent in another language, to list the types of tobacco for sale
(i ) cigarettes ,
(ii) cigarillos ,
(iii) cigars ,
(iv) smokeless tobacco, and
(v) loose tobacco;
text on the sign shall include the price range for the types of tobacco for sale; and
sign shall not include color, graphics, pictures, logos or other illustration.
(2) In a place or premises in which tobacco is sold or offered for sale a sign that meets the requirements of subsection (1) may be displayed however
(a) no more than 3 signs in total may be displayed in the vendors place or premises and of the three only one sign may be displayed at any till; and
These regulations shall come into force on
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