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Belgium Vape Laws in 2024

Here you will learn the vape laws in Belgium. Generally, vape laws in Belgium are as per the overarching TPD rules except in the following areas. All EU markets are required to notify vape products but some market are not required to notify nicotine-free products (see section below).

Please note some information below is currently under review.

Last Updated: April 2024

What you need to know about the vape laws in Belgium in 2024

  • A disposable vape ban is schedule for 1st January 2025. Cartridges and pods are not part of the ban.
  • Notification status list is available by the authority (see link below).

What are the vape laws in Belgium?

Belgium vape regulation is laid down in the Royal Decree of 28 October 2016 transposed from EU Tobacco Products Directive 2014/40/EU.

Who is the competent authority for vapes in Belgium?

The authority responsible for regulating vapes in Belgium is the Federal Public Service for Public Health.

Are disposable vapes banned in Belgium?

Disposable vapes in Belgium are banned from 1st January 2025. Pre-filled cartridges and pods are not part of the ban. This has been confirmed by the authority.

Are nicotine-free vapes notifiable in Belgium?

Nicotine-free vape products are required to be notified via the EU TPD portal.

Are cross-border sales allowed in Belgium?

Cross-border sales in Belgium are not permitted. Internet sales are prohibited.

Is there a registration scheme in Belgium?

Retailers are required to register before marketing (TBC).

Any specific lab testing requirements in Belgium?

There are no specific lab testing requirements.

Any specific notification requirements in Belgium?

Yes. Please contact us for more information.

What is the notification fee in Belgium?

The notification fee in Belgium is €200 per notification. Other fees apply.

What is the health warning on vape products?

The health warning to appear on nicotine-containing packaging is as follows:

La nicotine contenue dans ce produit crée une forte dépendance. Son utilisation par les non-fumeurs n’est pas recommandée

Dit product bevat de zeer verslavende stof nicotine. Het gebruik ervan wordt afgeraden voor niet-rokers.

Dieses Produkt enthält Nikotin: einen Stoff, der sehr stark abhängig macht. Es wird nicht für den Gebrauch durch Nichtraucher empfohlen.

Coverage: 35% of the surface

Additional Resource

National Legislation (coming soon)

EU Tobacco Products Directive

Belgium e-cigarette Notification List

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