Prohibition of advertising for tobacco products and e-cigarettes that reaches minors

9 June 2023 – The Federal Council wants to protect young people from tobacco consumption. Following the adoption of the popular initiative "Children and young people without tobacco advertising", it decided at its meeting on 24 May 2023 to ban advertising for tobacco products and electronic cigarettes in places and media to which young people have access. Print media, online advertising under certain conditions and festivals are particularly affected. The corresponding dispatch will be referred to parliament.

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