Monitoring of compliance with tobacco act

Compliance with the Tobacco Act is monitored by the National Supervisory Authority for Welfare and Health (Valvira) at a general level and by municipalities at a local level. Espoo Region Environmental Health Services monitors in its area (Espoo, Kauniainen and Kirkkonummi): 1. compliance with provisions on the sale or other supply of tobacco products, tobacco substitutes, smoking accessories, electronic cigarettes and nicotine-containing liquids and the related self-monitoring; 2. compliance with provisions on the marketing and display bans laid down in the Tobacco Act (549/2016); 3. compliance with provisions on smoking prohibitions and restrictions. Contact information: Sale of tobacco: tupakkavalvonta@espoo.fi Smoking bans: tupakointikieltopaatos@espoo.fi