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Tobacco Products Appearance, Packaging and Labelling Regulations (SOR/2019-107)

Regulations are current to 2024-04-01 and last amended on 2023-08-01. Previous Versions

PART 3Tobacco Product Labelling — Required Information (continued)

Labelling on Tobacco Products — Required Information (continued)

Marginal note:Subsection 5.3(3) of the Act

 For the purposes of subsection 5.3(3) of the Act, all colouring agents used to display a health warning or an attribution on a cigarette, little cigar or tube are prescribed additives.

Marginal note:Visibility

  •  (1) The entire text of each of the English and French versions of a health warning must be visible under normal conditions of use of a cigarette, little cigar or tube without turning the tobacco product.

  • Marginal note:Alphanumeric code

    (2) The health warning and any attribution of the health warning must be positioned in such a manner that they do not obscure or conceal the alphanumeric code referred to in subsection 63(1), if any.


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