ASEAN Tobacco Control

Current Tobacco Control Laws in ASEAN

(Please click on the flag to view country’s page) The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is a geo-political and economic organization of 10 countries located in Southeast Asia: Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. (ASEAN official website) In 2002, through the 6th Health Ministers Meeting, ASEAN …

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Philippines

Tobacco Control Laws Administrative Order No. 2019-0007 on Revised Rules and Regulations on Electronic Nicotine and Non-Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS/ENNDS) (pdf 320kb) Republic Act No. 11336 Tobacco Tax Law 2019  (pdf 100kb) Republic Act No. 11467 Increase excise taxes on alcohol and e-cigarettes 2019 (pdf 120kb) Administrative Order No. 2019-0009, Third (3rd) Set of Graphic …

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Indonesia

Tobacco Control Laws Regulation of the Health Minister Number Number 50 of 2016. Guideline for managing conflict of interest with Tobacco Industry (pdf, English 164kb, Bahasa 120kb) Regulation of Education and Culture Number 64 of 2015. Tobacco-free school premises (pdf 75kb) Regulation of the Health Minister Number 28 of 2013. Imprinting of health Warnings and Health …

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Singapore

Tobacco Control Laws   Control of Advertisement and Sale (Amendment) Act 2019 (pdf 154kb) Control of Advertisement and Sale Act 2018 (pdf 212kb) Control of Advertisements and Sale Act Chapter 309, Appearance, Packaging and Labelling Regulations 2019 (pdf 3.9mb) Control of Advertisements and Sale Act Chapter 309, Prohibited Tobacco Products Regulations 2014 (pdf 79kb) Advertisements and …

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Malaysia

Tobacco Control Laws Control of Tobacco Product (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (pdf 720) Control of Tobacco Product (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (pdf 380kb) Control of Tobacco Product (Amendment) (No.2) Regulations 2015 (pdf 350kb) Excise Duties (Amendment) Order 2015 (pdf 340kb) Control of Tobacco Product (Amendment) Regulations 2013 (pdf 1.5mb) Excise Duties(Amendment) Order 2013 (pdf 387kb) Excise Duties (Amendment) Order 2012 (pdf …

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Myanmar

Tobacco Control Laws Guidelines on Interactions with Tobacco Industry (English 12mb, Burmese 12mb) “Unofficial Version” Order of Printing Warning Images and Texts on the Packaging of Tobacco Products, 2016 (pdf 396kb) Notification for Printing and Labeling of Health Warning Messages and Graphics on the Packaging of Tobacco Products Burmese(pdf 861kb) Myanmar Tobacco Control Law 2006 (pdf 96kb) The Commercial Tax …

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Vietnam

Tobacco Control Laws Decision Promulgating minimum selling price of cigarettes 2016 (pdf 94kb) Joint Circular on the labelling, printing the health warnings on the packet of tobacco products 2013 (pdf 67kb) Law on Prevention and Control of Tobacco Harms 2012 (pdf 92kb) Government Resolution on “National Tobacco Control Policy” 2000-2010 (pdf 617kb) Decision on the Ratification of the …

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Lao PDR

Tobacco Control Laws Health Minister Tobacco Control Code of Conduct between Health Sector and Tobacco Industry Decree on Penalties and Measures to Implement Tobacco Control Law and Regulations Regulation on Health Warning on Cigarettes Packages and Cartons, 2014 (pdf 3.5mb) Decree on Text Health Warning on Cigarettes Packaging 2010 (Lao language) (pdf 3.2mb) Lao PDR …

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Thailand

Tobacco Control Laws Notification of the Ministry of Public Health, Criteria, methods and conditions on tobacco product and cigarette packaging B.E. 2561 (2018) (pdf 665kb) Thailand Custom Act, B.E. 2560 (2017) (pdf 78kb) Regulation of the Ministry of Public Health on communication between authorities and operators or concerned persons of Tobacco Products B.E. 2559 (2016) …

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Brunei

Tobacco Control Laws Tobacco Regulations Amendments 2012(pdf 2.5mb) – Tobacco (Labelling) (Amendment) Regulations, 2012: New set of 7 rotating pictorial health warnings (PHWs) covering 75% of upper front and back panels of cigarette packs effective September 2012. – Tobacco (Prohibition in Certain Places) (Amendment) Notification, 2012: expands non-smoking public areas Tobacco Order 2005(pdf 75kb) An …

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