Federal Register of Legislation - Australian Government

Primary content

Sale of Tobacco Regulations 2004 (NI)

  • Other - C2015Q00325
  • In force - Latest Version
  • View Series
Reg No. 11 of 2004
Other document - Other as made
This is a regulation of the previous Norfolk Island Legislative Assembly that was continued in force under s16 and 16A of the Norfolk Island Act 1979.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Registered 21 Dec 2015

 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

 

Sale of Tobacco Regulations 2004

Regulations No. 11 of 2004

________

 

I, Grant Ernest John Tambling, Administrator of Norfolk Island, acting in accordance with the advice of the Executive Council of Norfolk Island, make the following Regulations under the Sale of Tobacco Act 2004.

 

Dated 30 June 2004.

 

Grant Tambling

                                                                                               Administrator

By His Honour’s Command

David E. Buffett

Minister for Finance

________

 

Short title

      1.         These Regulations may be cited as the Sale of Tobacco Regulations 2004.

Reference to Sale of Tobacco Act

      2.         In these regulations reference to “the Act” is reference to the Sale of Tobacco Act 2004.

Fee for licence to sell tobacco

      3.         For the purposes of paragraph 7(1)(b) of the Act, the fee for a licence to sell tobacco is 6 fee units.

Signs on vending machines

      4.         For the purpose of subsection 9(2) of the Act a notice must be not less than 210 millimetres wide and 297 millimetres high (A4 size) with the words  —

(a)        “persons under 18 years must not operate this machine”; and

(b)        “penalties apply” and “Sale of Tobacco Act 2004”,

printed in black on a white background in plain block letters of a height not less than 4 centimetres.

Obscuring advertising

      5.         For the purpose of subsection 15(1) of the Act  —

(a)        a tobacco advertisement may be obscured by  —

(i)         painting; or

(ii)        covering

with an opaque substance or material that effectively hides the advertisement; and

(b)        the specified period is 36 hours.

Content of signs in smoke free area

      6.         For the purposes of subsection 18(1) of the Act a sign must be not less than 210 millimetres wide and 297 millimetres high (A4 size) and must contain  —

(a)        a “no smoking” symbol in the form of a circle with a diagonal line printed in red over a depiction of a cigarette and smoke printed in black; and

(b)        the words  —

“no smoking” or “smoking prohibited”  —

printed in black on a white background in plain block letters of a height not less than 3 centimetres ;and

(c)        “penalties apply” and “Sale of Tobacco Act 2004”  —

printed in black on a white background in plain block letters of a height not less than 1 centimetre.

____________________________________________________________________

 

Notified Gazette No. 32, 2 July 2004.

Commenced on gazettal (2 July 2004.)

Printed on the authority of the Administrator.

 

© Norfolk Island Government 2004

The Copyright Act 1968 of the Commonwealth of Australia permits certain reproduction and publication of this legislation. For reproduction or publication beyond that permitted by the Act, written permission must be sought from the Legislative Counsel, Administration of Norfolk Island, Norfolk Island, South Pacific 2899.