Tobacco Advertising and Promotion Act 2002

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Tobacco Advertising and Promotion Act 2002
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Long title An Act to control the advertising and promotion of tobacco products; and for connected purposes.
Citation 2002 c.36
Territorial extent England and Wales, Scotland & Northern Ireland [1]
Royal assent 7 November 2002
Text of statute as originally enacted
Text of the Tobacco Advertising and Promotion Act 2002 as in force today (including any amendments) within the United Kingdom, from

The Tobacco Advertising and Promotion Act 2002 (c.36) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. Under this Act, the advertising of tobacco products to the public is banned in the United Kingdom, except on the premises of specialist tobacconists.


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  1. The Tobacco Advertising and Promotion Act 2002, section 22(5)