Travel advisories

Hong Kong Ban on Alternative Smoking Products

Attention: All passengers entering Hong Kong 

The Hong Kong authorities are strictly prohibiting the importation, manufacturing, distribution, sale, and advertisement of Alternative Smoking Products (ASPs) -- including electronic cigarettes, heat-not-burn cigarettes, herbal cigarettes, and heated tobacco products. 

All inbound travelers are strictly not allowed to carry these products into Hong Kong. 

Those who fail to comply may receive a maximum penalty of six months imprisonment and a fine of fifty thousand Hong Kong dollars.

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Thank you and we hope for your kind understanding and cooperation.