Crackdown on the illegal sale of e-cigarettes

September 26, 2023 7:31 am in by
A NSW Health warning about vaping. Image: NSW Health

Upper Hunter businesses have been busted for selling illegal smoking devices.

The State Government announced yesterday they would provide an extra $6.8 million dollars to NSW Health to crack down on the sale of banned vaping devices and products they use.

The Herald now reports shops in Singleton and Muswellbrook were targeted in a series of raids across the Hunter region three weeks ago that netted over 7000 illegal e-cigarettes including capes.

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The raids also occurred at Cessnock, Rutherford and Jesmond.