Health Canada Tobacco Control Directorate and tobacco and vaping industry meetings

Find out about meetings between Health Canada's Tobacco Control Directorate and industry representatives to regulate tobacco and vaping products in Canada. To meet openness and transparency requirements, the Directorate maintains a public record of meetings related to regulatory consultations and information on science and technology matters, which also align with guidelines set under the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control.

Meeting Date Industry Name Topics Discussed
2018-08-13 Juul Labs Ongoing regulatory process; upcoming market expansion to Canada.
[vaping]
2018-08-02 Imperial Tobacco Canada
JTI-MacDonald Corp.
Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc.
Proposed Tobacco Products Regulations (Plain and Standardized Appearance).
[tobacco]
2018-07-31 Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc. Proposed Tobacco Products Regulations (Plain and Standardized Appearance).
[tobacco]
2018-07-27 Small Guys Cigar Group Proposed Tobacco Products Regulations (Plain and Standardized Appearance).
[tobacco]
2018-07-16 Imperial Tobacco Canada
JTI-MacDonald Corp.
Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc.
Focke & Co.
Proposed Tobacco Products Regulations (Plain and Standardized Appearance).
[tobacco]
2018-07-16 Imperial Tobacco Canada Proposed Tobacco Products Regulations (Plain and Standardized Appearance).
[tobacco]
2018-07-03 Small Guys Cigar Group Proposed Tobacco Products Regulations (Plain and Standardized Appearance).
[tobacco]
2018-06-26 Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc. Heated tobacco products
[tobacco / vaping]
2018-06-15 Fontem Ventures Industry regulation; science and research of EVPs; regulation standards.
[vaping]
2018-02-05 Rothmans, Benson & Hedges  Inc. Notice to Interested Parties entitled Proposals to amend the Tobacco Reporting Regulations (TRR) that was published in the Canada Gazette, Part 1 on 2017-12-02.
[tobacco]
2018-01-30 Imperial Tobacco Canada Regulatory proposals; next-generation vaping products; and various issues related to Bill S-5
[tobacco/vaping]
2017-10-24 JTI-MacDonald Corp. Approach and perspectives on emerging products.
[tobacco / vaping]
2017-09-15 Imperial Tobacco Canada
JTI-MacDonald Corp.
Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc.
Proposed amendments to the TRR in the Canada Gazette, Part I
[tobacco]
2017-09-07 JTI-MacDonald Corp. Bill S-5
[tobacco]
2017-08-30 Imperial Tobacco Canada
JTI-MacDonald Corp.
Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc.
Proposed amendments to the TRR in the Canada Gazette, Part I
[tobacco]
2017-05-15 Grand River Enterprises Six Nations Limited Bill S-5
[tobacco]
2017-05-10 National Smokeless Tobacco Company Bill S-5; Federal Tobacco Control Strategy renewal
[tobacco]
2017-05-05 Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc. Technical considerations for the timing of Plain Packaging Measures; Treatment of Heat-Not-Burn Products under Bill S-5; Treatment of IQOS under Plain Packaging Measures; Exit Strategy from combustible products.
[tobacco / vaping]

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