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Health warnings on tobacco product packaging

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Publication date: 
Last updated: 
20 December 2016
Publication type: 
Intended audience: 
General public

The Competition and Consumer (Tobacco) Information Standard 2011 outlines the health warnings required on tobacco product packaging. This brochure lists the key features of the standard including:

  • the health warnings that must be used on tobacco packaging — 2 sets of 7 warnings that are rotated every 12 months
  • the size and positioning of these warnings
  • requirements for other tobacco products, such as cigars