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Prevalence

Adult current e-cigarette vaping prevalence:
8.2%
1
Adult current e-cigarette vaping prevalence (female):
4.3%
2
Adult current e-cigarette vaping prevalence (male):
6.2%
2
Ever tried e-cigarette vaping:
25.2%
1
References:
  1. Ministry of Health. 2021. Annual Data Explorer 2020/21: New Zealand Health Survey [Data File]. Available at: https://minhealthnz.shinyapps.io/nz-health-survey-2020-21-annual-data-explorer/ (Accessed: 7 December 2021).
  2. New Zealand Health Survey. Annual Data Explorer. Published November 2020. Data for the 2019/20 year was collected from July 2019 to March 2020. https://minhealthnz.shinyapps.io/nz-health-survey-2019-20-annual-data-explorer/_w_99e89d4e/#!/home

Product promotion

Advertising is regulated:
Yes
A
Comments:
  1. Allowed or banned at place of sale or allowed or banned in all media.

Regulation

Regulatory status:
Allowed
1
Regulated as tobacco product:
Yes
1
References:
  1. Data cross-referenced where possible using the following sources :1. Vapetrotter website. Available at: https://www.vapetrotter.com/laws/ ; 2. Global tobacco control website. Available at:https://www.globaltobaccocontrol.org/node/14052 ; 3. Tobacco Control Laws website. Available at : https://www.tobaccocontrollaws.org/legislation/

Availability

Legal to buy device online - personal use:
Yes
Legal to buy nicotine online - personal use:
Yes
Legal to import device - trade:
Yes
Legal to import nicotine - trade:
Yes
Legal to sell device:
Yes
Legal to sell nicotine:
Yes
Legal to purchase without prescription:
Yes

Regulations and restrictions

Child and tamperproof containers required:
Yes
Health warning on packaging required:
Yes
Minimum age restrictions on sales:
Yes: 18 years
Restrictions on flavour range:
No
Legal restrictions on use in public places:
No