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Tobacco Products Control Act, 1993 (Act No. 83 of 1993)

3A. Standards for manufacturing, importing and export of tobacco products



1) No person shall manufacture or import a tobacco product unless it complies with such standards as may be prescribed.


2) Every manufacturer and importer of a tobacco product shall provide such information about the product and its emissions to the Minister and the public as may be prescribed, in the prescribed manner and within the prescribed time.


a) No person shall export a tobacco product from the Republic unless the tobacco product meets the product and testing standards of the country of final destination.
b) If no such standards exist in the country of final destination, the provisions of this section apply.