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Welcome to the Smokefree Action website

The Smokefree Action Coalition is a group of organisations committed to promoting public health. We came together initially to lobby for smokefree workplaces and are now committed to reducing the harm caused by tobacco more generally.
Please visit the About section for further information on the coalition and its aims.
For all the latest news and developments in Tobacco Control, please visit our News section.

Standardised packaging: the final countdown

From 20th May 2016 all tobacco packs manufactured for sale in the UK must be a drab brown colour with the product name in a standard font.

Retailers have until 20th May 2017 to sell off old stock.

Standardised packs

That’s in

For more information on these and other regulations on tobacco and e-cigarettes implemented from 20th May 2016 click here.

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The image conforms to the requirements of the EU Tobacco Products Directive and UK Standardised Packaging regulations.
High resolution copies are available on request. Please email admin@smokefreeaction.org.uk

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