Our research shows that there are over 9,500 places to buy tobacco in NSW – that’s 5 times as many places to buy prescription medications. Evidence suggests that changing the retail availability would reduce the number of young people taking up smoking and help smokers who are trying to quit.
The NSW Government is now calling for submissions regarding the Public Health (Tobacco) Act 2008 (the legislation that deals with how tobacco is sold in NSW). This is your chance to let the government know what selling tobacco anywhere, anytime is harmful not helpful!Make a submission by December 20
UPCOMING WORKSHOPS: 7 & 8 Mar, 2014 (Wollongong) | 2 & 3 May, 2014 (Griffith)
Our free two-day training workshop will provide you with everything you need to become active and effective advocates for improvements to cancer policies and systems.
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