Stamping and Marking of Tobacco and Cannabis Products Regulations (SOR/2003-288)

Regulations are current to 2019-07-01 and last amended on 2019-03-26. Previous Versions

Prescribed Limit

  •  (1) For the purposes of paragraphs 32(2)(j) and 35(2)(c) of the Act, the prescribed limit is five units of tobacco products.

  • (2) For the purposes of subsection (1), a unit of tobacco products consists of

    • (a) 200 cigarettes;

    • (b) 50 cigars;

    • (c) 200 tobacco sticks; or

    • (d) 200 g of manufactured tobacco.

Tobacco Marking

  •  (1) For the purposes of subsection 38(1) of the Act, the required tobacco markings are

    • (a) for containers of manufactured tobacco and cigars manufactured in Canada, the marking set out in Schedule 7; and

    • (b) for containers of manufactured tobacco and cigars manufactured outside Canada, the marking set out in Schedule 8.

  • (2) Despite paragraph (1)(a), the required tobacco marking for containers of cigars manufactured in Canada and intended for delivery to a duty free shop or as ships’ stores is the marking set out in Schedule 8.

  • (3) The tobacco markings must be printed on or affixed to the container in a conspicuous manner and in accordance with the specifications set out in the appropriate Schedule.

  • SOR/2011-6, s. 4
  •  (1) For the purposes of subsection 38(2) of the Act, the required tobacco marking is the marking set out in Schedule 8.

  • (2) The tobacco marking must be printed on or affixed to the container in a conspicuous manner and in accordance with the specifications set out in Schedule 8.

  • SOR/2011-6, s. 4

Prescribed Brands of Tobacco Products

 [Repealed, SOR/2011-6, s. 5]

 [Repealed, SOR/2011-6, s. 5]

Coming into Force

 These Regulations are deemed to have taken effect on July 1, 2003.

 
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