Notifications of product data for products referred to in the Tobacco Act
Information about many different tobacco products and similar products must be provided to Valvira and the Commission to ensure the legality of the products. The content and scope of the notification requirement vary by product category.
Notifications regarding tobacco products
Before a tobacco product can be sold or otherwise distributed to consumers, the manufacturer must submit the following information to Valvira.
Notifications concerning electronic cigarettes and liquids used therein
The manufacturer or importer of electronic cigarettes, refill containers and nicotine-free liquids intended for vaporisation must notify Valvira of a product that it intends to sell or otherwise distribute to consumers. An advance notification is also required of nicotine cartridges that, as parts of electronic cigarettes, meet the definition of an electronic cigarette. Such a notification must be submitted at least six months in advance of the product being introduced to the market.