We provide information to organizations, vendors and worksites that must follow New York’s tobacco and e-cigarette laws.
For more information about how to comply with these regulations, email firstname.lastname@example.org
To sell tobacco products and electronic cigarettes in NYC, you must have the relevant licenses and registration.
Price and Pack Size Regulations
Flavored Products Prohibition
Tobacco retailers may only sell tobacco products that are unflavored or are tobacco, menthol, mint or wintergreen flavored. All other flavors are prohibited.
E-cigarette retailers may only sell e-cigarettes, e-liquids or liquid nicotine that are tobacco-flavored or unflavored. All other flavors are prohibited. This includes all disposable, refillable, tank-based and other vaping products, whether or not they contain nicotine.
Other Tobacco and E-cigarette Retail Regulations
File a complaint about underage sales online or by calling 311
See fines and penalties for different types of tobacco and e-cigarette law violations:
Education Toolkit for Tobacco and E-Cigarette Retailers