Tobacco Regulations

New 2019 Tobacco Control Law

On November 27, 2019, Governor Charlie Baker signed a new law that, among other things, prohibits the sale of all flavored traditional and electronic tobacco products at most establishments. Attached is a summary of the new tobacco law.

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health provides this Summary of All State Laws (MGL) Related to Tobacco (PDF).

The Massachusetts Department of Health Tobacco Control website provides links to a wealth of information about Massachusetts tobacco laws, regulations, policy and other relevant information. Please note that some of the information found at the state website may not yet reflect changes made by the new tobacco law mentioned above.

For Store Managers

This Training Fact Sheet (PDF) includes a summary of Massachusetts tobacco laws and regulations, along with additional useful information to help you comply. Review this attachment for guidance in complying with the requirements of the new 2019 tobacco control law.

  1. Cesar Pungirum

    Tobacco Control Director

  2. Tobacco Control Division

    Physical Address
    107 Merrimack St, 4th Flr
    Lowell, MA 01852

    Phone: : 978-674-1073
    Fax: : 978-970-4011


    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM