Is it illegal to smoke in Thailand?
In Thailand, it is illegal to sell cigarettes to anyone under 20 years of age. The authorities are determined that no young person will start smoking anymore. Advertising for cigarette packages is also prohibited in all forms.
Is smoking common in Thailand?
Cigarette smoking is a problem that is increasing in Thailand and worldwide. In Thailand, smoking is still considered as an important public health issue although the proportion of cigarette smokers has decreased during the past 3 decades, from 30.1% in 1976 to 20.3% in 2006.
How old can you smoke in Thailand?
The sale of tobacco products is prohibited to persons under the age of 18.
What things are banned in Thailand?
5 Stranges Laws in Thailand; Legal peculiarities
- 1) It’s illegal to leave the house without your underwear on.
- 2) It’s a crime to step on any Thai currency.
- 3) It’s a punishable offence to throw (used) chewing gum on the pavement.
- 4) You mustn’t drive a car shirtless.
What drugs are illegal in Thailand?
Category 1 – Heroin;Amphetamine; Methamphetamine; MDMA (Ecstasy); LSD. Category 2 – Cocaine; Codeine; Methadone; Morphine. Category 5 – Cannabis; psychoactive mushrooms; Kratom Plant.
How much is a pack of cigarettes in Thailand?
A pack of Western-brand cigarettes costs 100 to 140 baht in Thailand, depending on the brand.
How many cigarettes can I bring back from Thailand?
No more than 200 cigarettes or 250g of tobacco or 250g of all types combined. No more than 1 litre of alcoholic beverage.