Labelling tobacco products and e-cigarettes if there’s a no-deal Brexit

How tobacco products and e-cigarettes will be regulated if the UK leaves the EU with no deal.

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This guidance is no longer valid. See Revision of the Tobacco Products Directive for current information.



Sets out changes to regulation of tobacco products and e-cigarettes if there’s a no-deal Brexit.

It includes information for manufacturers on:

  • changes to the labelling of tobacco products with picture warnings
  • changes to the notification process for tobacco products and e-cigarettes
Published 23 August 2018
Last updated 8 August 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added the option to sign-up for Brexit email updates. The guidance has been restructured to highlight existing information for manufacturers about a new domestic system for notifications and labelling tobacco products with new picture warnings if there's a no-deal Brexit.

  2. Updated to inform that these notices may sometimes apply to businesses and citizens in the EEA.

  3. First published.