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This publication is available at https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/rates-and-allowances-excise-duty-tobacco-duty/excise-duty-tobacco-duty-rates
|Tobacco product||Duty rate from 6pm 29 October 2018||Duty rate from 6pm 11 March 2020||Duty rate from 16 November 2020||Impact on customers|
|Cigarettes||£228.29 per 1,000 cigarettes plus 16.5% of retail price||£237.34 per 1,000 cigarettes plus 16.5% of retail price||£244.78 per 1,000 cigarettes plus 16.5% of retail price||Additional 22 pence to a packet of 20 cigarettes|
|Cigars||£284.76 per kg||£296.04 per kg||£305.32 per kg||Additional 11 pence per 10g of cigars|
|Hand rolling tobacco||£234.65 per kg||£253.33 per kg||£271.40 per kg||Additional 65 pence to a packet (30g) of hand rolling tobacco|
|Other smoking tobacco and chewing tobacco||£125.20 per kg||£130.16 per kg||£134.24 per kg||Additional 15 pence to a packet (30g) of pipe tobacco|
|Tobacco for heating||£234.65 per kg with effect from 1 July 2019||£243.95 per kg||£251.60 per kg||Additional 28 pence to 30g of tobacco for heating|
You can find information about the rates on tobacco for heating in the Tobacco Products Duty guide.
Minimum Excise Duty for cigarettes
The Minimum Excise Duty is the minimum level of Excise Duty that must be paid on cigarettes.
This means that if the Tobacco Duty on cigarettes is the lower than the Minimum Excise Duty, you must apply the Minimum Excise Duty instead.
|Tobacco product||Minimum excise tax from 6pm 29 October 2018||Minimum excise tax from 6pm 11 March 2020||Minimum excise tax from 16 November 2020|
|Cigarettes||£293.95 per 1,000 cigarettes||£305.23 per 1,000 cigarettes||£320.90 per 1,000 cigarettes|
Read about Tobacco Products Duty.