Council's Public Health Unit is responsible for administering the provisions of the Tobacco Act 1987.
Public Health Officers will investigate calls from the public regarding the sale of cigarettes to minors and regularly visit tobacco retailers to ensure the requirements of the Tobacco Act are being complied with.
Further information for Tobacco Retailers can be found on the Department of Health Website http://www.health.vic.gov.au/tobaccoreforms/retailers.htm.
Last updated: 22 February 2011
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