In Singapore, the importation, distribution, sale, purchase, use, and possession of e-cigarettes is banned.
In regards to importation, distribution, and sale, those guilty of such offenses can be fined up to $10,000 (~USD$7,625) or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 6 months, or to both. Repeat offenders are liable to a fine not exceeding $20,000 (~USD$15,250) or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 12 months, or to both.
In regards to purchase, use, and possession, those guilty of such offenses can be fined up to $2,000 (~US$1,525).
Although there is still somewhat of a vaping scene in the country, we strongly advise that you do not purchase, use or possess any e-cigarette products while in Singapore.
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Singapore became a Party to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control on February 27, 2005.
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This country’s legal measures were reviewed by our staff. No in-country lawyers or tobacco control experts reviewed our analysis.