Engrossed House Bill 1074 was signed into law in 2019, raising the minimum sales age of tobacco and vapor products to 21 years of age. The law goes into effect on January 1, 2020, and applies to all tobacco and vapor products. When selling tobacco and vapor products, stores need to follow many of the same rules they have been following for selling cigarettes, tobacco, and vapor products.
Tobacco and Vapor Retailers Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about new age of sale
Letter to tobacco and/or Vapor Product Retailer: January 1, 2020 Updates
The legal minimum age of sale for tobacco and vapor is 21 years of age. This applies to all tobacco and vapor products, whether or not they contain nicotine. ...Read More
- Required Signs and Resources
- Do You Sell Tobacco or Vapor Products - for owners/managers
- Don't Sell Tobacco or Vapor Products to Youth - for clerks
- Washington State Department of Health (DOH)