Demands on you

1. Sell only legal products
As a retailer of electronic cigarettes and refillable containers with nicotine you should ensure that all products comply with the existing regulations.

This involves that the products have been registered with the Danish Safety Technology Authority and comply with a range of requirements on marking, safety and ingredients. If the products have not been registered with the Danish Safety Technology Authority they are illegal to sell.

2. Register cross-frontier distance selling
If you want to sell electronic cigarettes and refillable containers with nicotine cross-frontier, you must first be registered with the Danish Safety Technology Authority. You may not begin selling until the Danish Safety Technology Authority has confirmed that the registration has taken place. Learn more here

 

You can now find the product on the list of registered products here.  Please note that the webpage is being constructed.

3. Control the age limit
You must not sell electronic cigarettes and refillable containers with or without nicotine to persons under 18 years. It applies both by selling in Denmark and cross-frontier distance selling.

If you doubt the age of the customer, you must check photo ID card (e.g. passport or driving license). By distance selling you are obliged to prepare an age control system.

For more information contact the Ministry of Health.

4. Remember no advertisement for electronic cigarettes and refillable containers
You must not advertise electronic cigarettes and refillable containers with or without nicotine to the general public. Further requirements for advertisement are laid down in ’Executive Order om quality, marking, age control system, advertisement, etc. of electronic cigarettes and refillable containers, etc.

For more information contact the Consumer Ombudsman.