E-cigarettes are currently legal in Slovakia, but their use is prohibited wherever smoking is restricted. Currently there is only a partial ban on smoking in public places, so ensure you check with each venue before using your e-cigarette.
In May 2017, Slovakia introduced a specific tax of €73.90 (USD$88) per kg of “smokeless tobacco”, which was a new category created for e-liquid. Basically, this means that a 10mL bottle of e-liquid will be subject to approximately €0.73 (USD$0.88) of additional tax, which may prompt higher prices with some retailers.
Slovakia abides by the EU TPD, and as such, nicotine content of e-liquid must be less than or equal to 20mg/mL, single use e-cigarettes as well as e-cigarette tanks must not exceed 2mL, and volume of refill bottles must not exceed 10mL.
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Slovakia became a Party to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control on February 27, 2005.
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