Consultation: Proposed vaping products' flavour regulations and order

Current status: Closed

This consultation closed for comments on September 2, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST).

This consultation is seeking comments on the proposed Order Amending Schedules 2 and 3 to the Tobacco and Vaping Products Act (Flavours) and the proposed Standards for Vaping Products' Sensory Attributes Regulations.


Health Canada has identified the availability of a variety of desirable flavours in vaping products, despite the current vaping restrictions, as one of the factors contributing to the rapid rise in youth vaping in Canada. Health Canada is concerned that young persons are being exposed to vaping product-related harms, including those related to nicotine exposure, which can result in an addiction to nicotine and long-term use of tobacco products.


We are seeking comments from:


The purpose of this consultation is to gather feedback on the regulatory proposal that would further restrict flavoured vaping products.

The proposed regulations and order would implement a complementary, three-pronged approach to:

When and where

You have 75 days to send us your comments.The consultation period closes on September 2, 2021.

You can find the proposed Regulations and Order, and the associated Regulatory Impact Analysis Statement in Canada Gazette, Part I.

How to participate

Contact us

Manager, Vaping Products Regulations Division
Tobacco Products Regulatory Office
Tobacco Control Directorate
CSCB, Health Canada
0301A-150 Tunney's Pasture Driveway
Ottawa, ON K1A 0K9

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