D821 - Duty-free sales subject to protocol provisions details

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Party 2020 Region
Austria Answer not provided WHO European Region
Belgium Report not provided WHO European Region
Benin LOI TABAC DU BÉNIN ( article 23) WHO African Region
Brazil Report not provided WHO Region of the Americas
Burkina Faso Answer not provided WHO African Region
Cabo Verde The legislation that regulates dutty free trade WHO African Region
Chad Answer not provided WHO African Region
Comoros Il n y a quaucun endroit que lon vent des produits de tabac en franchise, à lexception de l’aéroport au départ vers l’extérieure. A ce niveau un contrôle rigoureux est assuré par la douane WHO African Region
Congo Answer not provided WHO African Region
Costa Rica Answer not provided WHO Region of the Americas
Côte d'Ivoire Nous pensons que oui ,car en référence à larticle 13 de la Loi n°2019-676 du 23 juillet 2019 relative à la lutte antitabac en Côte dIvoire, la vente hors taxe nest pas applicable au tabac et aux produits du tabac dans les zones franches.Toutes entrée de tabac et des produits du tabac font lobjet de taxation conformément aux textes en vigueur. WHO African Region
Croatia Report not provided WHO European Region
Cyprus Report not provided WHO European Region
Czech Republic Report not provided WHO European Region
Ecuador Answer not provided WHO Region of the Americas
Eswatini Report not provided WHO African Region
European Union There is no derogation from EU regulation for duty free sales. WHO European Region
Fiji For example, duty free retailers need to be registered and can only supply to the duty free market. Only 200 cigarettes or 200grams of tobacco is permitted to be imported per person. WHO Western Pacific Region
France Report not provided WHO European Region
Gabon Report not provided WHO African Region
Gambia There is a limitation in the quantity to be allowed, 250 grams maximum WHO African Region
Germany Report not provided WHO European Region
Guinea Report not provided WHO African Region
Hungary Report not provided WHO European Region
India Report not provided WHO South-East Asia Region
Iran (Islamic Republic of) Answer not provided WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Iraq Answer not provided WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Kenya Report not provided WHO African Region
Kuwait Answer not provided WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Latvia Answer not provided WHO European Region
Lithuania Report not provided WHO European Region
Luxembourg Report not provided WHO European Region
Madagascar Report not provided WHO African Region
Mali Answer not provided WHO African Region
Malta Report not provided WHO European Region
Mauritius Duty-free sales of tobacco products are subject to the relevant provisions of the Protocol and are being closely monitored by the Mauritius Revenue Authority. WHO African Region
Mongolia Report not provided WHO Western Pacific Region
Montenegro - Business dealings in the Free zone Bar is regulated by the Law on free zones; Customs Administration law and Regulation on implementation of the Customs Law. - Within the Customs Post Free Zone Bar, customs officials are obliged to perform detailed check of any movement and manipulation of the excise goods. During the previous period, all users who have their business in the Free Zone Bar have been registered. The user must have Certificate on registry management, issued by the Customs Office Bar. The registry must be kept in an electronic format, customs officials must have insight into it, and must be able to recognize movements of goods within it. - When a shipment is to exit through the land route, it is only possible if the corresponding JCI is submitted, and following the detailed inspection of the shipment and production of the stipulated official note about the inspection. - Exit of cigarettes through the sea route is only possible with the detailed inspection and official notes about the inspection on the spot of embarkation of the cigarettes in the container or on the ship. In addition, at the very moment of embarkment of the container, customs officials must conduct an additional inspection of the content in the container, following the risk analyses procedures. Infrastructure has been significantly improved, as well as safety and security procedures in the Port of Bar. WHO European Region
Nicaragua Answer not provided WHO Region of the Americas
Niger Answer not provided WHO African Region
Nigeria Report not provided WHO African Region
Norway The obligation to register in a public national register (TBR) maintained by the Norwegian Directorate of Health, in order to be allowed selling tobacco products and tobacco surrogates in Norway also applies to duty free sales. This follows from the Norwegian Tobacco Act Article 4. WHO European Region
Pakistan Report not provided WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Panama Answer not provided WHO Region of the Americas
Portugal Report not provided WHO European Region
Qatar All regulations and restrictions are applied on Tobacco prodcuts in the free zones and should be according to the national law the quantity of Tobacco prodcuts to be taken by individuals are determined by types. WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Samoa - limited to 200 sticks per traveler. - all tobacco and tobacco products importers must have an import license (TC Amendment Act 2019) - Impose 30% duty tax if more than 200 sticks base on the value of the product (Custom Act 2014). WHO Western Pacific Region
Saudi Arabia لا يتم السماح بدخول أي منتج من منتجات التبغ معفاة من الرسوم الجمركية WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Senegal Answer not provided WHO African Region
Serbia All legal persons that conduct duty-free sales of tobacco products are required to register with Tobacco Administration and pay a fee. These persons are registered in the Register of legal persons conducting the trade of tobacco products in special circumstances. Duty-free sales is allowed only at the airport. WHO European Region
Seychelles Report not provided WHO African Region
Slovakia Report not provided WHO European Region
Spain Report not provided WHO European Region
Sri Lanka At present, Sri Lanka does not have duty free scales of cigarettes for arriving passengers WHO South-East Asia Region
Sweden Answer not provided WHO European Region
Togo Il est interdit de vendre le tabac en franchise de douane WHO African Region
Turkey 1- The opening of the duty free shop is subject to the permission of the Ministry. 2- There are sales limits. 3- Only the main operators can sell tobacco products, only one company can be the main operator at every Customs gate. WHO European Region
Turkmenistan Report not provided WHO European Region
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Excise Goods (Export Shops) Regulations 2000 - http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2000/645/contents/made WHO European Region
Uruguay En función del Artículo 6 del Convenio Marco, nuestro país aplica una restricción de 4 cartones de cigarrillos por persona tanto en la introducción de los mismos por los viajeros que ingresan al país así como para las compras hechas por dichos viajeros en las tiendas libres de impuestos. WHO Region of the Americas
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