Taking action on smoking and health
From 20 May 2016, the EU Tobacco Products Directive has begun to come into force across the continent. Some of the headline measures include:
At the same time, the UK has introduced standardised packaging for cigarettes and roll-your-own tobacco. See our page on plain packaging for further information.
Action on Smoking & Health (Scotland) (ASH Scotland) is a registered Scottish charity (SC 010412) and a company limited by guarantee(Scottish company no 141711). The registered office is 8 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 2HB.
ASH Scotland acknowledges with thanks the support of the British Heart Foundation and the Scottish Government in developing our website.