Minimum age

45 countries have minimum age of purchase/sale provisions

In forty-five countries, the minimum age for e-cigarette purchase mirrors those of traditional cigarettes in the country. The minimum age of purchase is 18 years in Austria, BelgiumBulgaria, Canada, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Ecuador, England, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Moldova, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Scotland, Slovenia, Sweden, Tajikistan, Togo, Ukraine, United States and Viet Nam; 19 years in the Republic of Korea and Turkey; and 21 years in Honduras, Palau, and Philippines.