Tobacco Enforcement Unit - Sales to Minors

Sales to Minors

Under 202.2493 it is unlawful for any person to sell, distribute or offer to sell cigarettes, cigarette paper, tobacco of any description, products made or derived from tobacco, vapor products or alternative nicotine products to any child under the age of 18 years. A person who violates this subsection shall be punished by a fine of not more than $500 and a civil penalty of not more than $500.

    Training Program

    If you are a merchant and would like more information on how to not sell tobacco or vapor products to minors, please visit the website for free training at

      Report a Violation

      If you have information related to a business selling tobacco or vapor products to minors, please email the address below with as much information as possible-