Wales

The Welsh Government is in the process of passing into law the requirement of registration for tobacco retailers along similar lines to that seen in Scotland. This is part of the Public Health (Wales) Bill, the background to which can be read here and the progress of the Bill can be followed here.

 

The TMA supports such a scheme provided that it does not increase the regulatory or financial burden on retailers and consumers.

 

The TMA’s full response to the consultation can be read here

 

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