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Sale of Tobacco Regulations 2004 (NI)

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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, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Registered 04 Dec 2019
Start Date 13 Aug 2019

 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

Sale of Tobacco Regulations 2004

No. 11, 2004

Compilation No. 1

Compilation date:                              13 August 2019

Includes amendments up to:            Norfolk Island Continued Laws Ordinance 2015 (No. 2, 2015) as amended up to Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment (Fees and Other Matters) Ordinance 2019 (F2019L01048)


 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

 

Sale of Tobacco Regulations 2004

Regulations No. 11 of 2004

 

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.

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.

NOTES

The Sale of Tobacco Regulations 2004 as shown in this consolidation comprises Regulations No. 11 of 2004 and amendments as indicated in the Tables below.

Enactment

Number

and year

Date of

commencement

Application saving or transitional provision

 

 

 

 

Sale of Tobacco Regulations 2004

11, 2004

2.7.04 (Notified Gazette No. 32, 2 July 2004.)

 

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Ordinance

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment Ordinance 2015
(No. 2, 2015)
(now cited as Norfolk Island Continued Laws Ordinance 2015 (see F2015L01491))

17 June 2015 (F2015L00835)

18 June 2015 (s 2(1) item 1)

Sch 1 (items 344, 345, 391–396)

as amended by

 

 

 

Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment (Fees and Other Matters) Ordinance 2019

12 Aug 2019 (F2019L01048)

Sch 1 (item 83): 13 Aug 2019 (s 2(1) item 1)

 

Table of Amendments

 

ad = added or inserted

am = amended

rep = repealed

rs = repealed and substituted

Provisions affected

How affected

3

rep

Ord No 2, 2015 (as am by F2019L01048)