Register as a Tobacco Retailer

Registration can be done quickly and easily in one of two ways

So What Does This Mean for Retailers?

  • All those who sell or intend to sell tobacco products by retail, whether over the counter or from a self-service vending machine, must register with the Health Service Executive, National Tobacco Control Office (NTCO).
  • A person who proposes to commence the business of selling tobacco products by retail must register with the NTCO before they can sell tobacco products.

Need Further Information?

Lady Information

Questions about the introduction of a register of tobacco retailers?

Lo-call information line: 1800 333 100
or email

Guidance Document

Guidance for those selling Tobacco Products

Treoir dóibh siúd a dhíolann Táirgí Tobac