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Right To Regulate Vaping But Wrong To Limit Flavours

Press Release – Vaping Trade Association of New Zealand

News that the Government is set to regulate vaping is welcomed. However, heavily restricting where most vape flavours can be sold is a step too far and could lead to rising smoking rates, says the Vaping Trade Association of New Zealand (VTANZ). … Read more »

Vapers Welcome Risk Proportionate Regulation On Vaping

Press Release – Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy

Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy (AVCA) today welcomes the release of the governments plans to regulate smoke-free alternatives in New Zealand. Associate Health Minister Jenny Salesa has outlined the governments plans to regulate the industry striking … Read more »

Vaping Crackdown Bill Needs Improvement

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

Details of the Government’s newly-announced vaping crackdown may keep New Zealanders smoking and paying exorbitant excise taxes, says the New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union. Taxpayers’ Union spokesman Louis Houlbrooke says, “We welcome the decision not … Read more »

Right To Regulate Vaping But Wrong To Limit Flavours

Press Release – Vaping Trade Association of New Zealand

News that the Government is set to regulate vaping is welcomed. However, heavily restricting where most vape flavours can be sold is a step too far and could lead to rising smoking rates, says the Vaping Trade Association of New Zealand (VTANZ). … Read more »

Pacific Communities Will Benefit From Vaping Bill

Press Release – Tala Pasifika

Tala Pasifika is applauding Associate Minister of Health Jenny Salesas Vaping Amendment Bill announcement and hopes that all parties will support the bill as a positive move for Pacific peoples trying to quit smoking. The Smoke-free Environments … Read more »

Vaping Crackdown Condemns Another Generation To Smoking

Press Release – ACT New Zealand

Labours plan to regulate vaping in the same way as cigarettes is the most damaging public health policy in a generation, according to ACT Leader David Seymour. The ban on vaping flavours and advertising will kill off the best tool for quitting … Read more »

ASH Welcomes Vaping Legislation

Press Release – ASH

ASH NZ congratulates Minister Salesa on the introduction of legislation to regulate vaping. ASH NZ Chair, Prof Robert Beaglehole said, It is wonderful that a Bill will be introduced next week and we congratulate Minister Salesa on balancing the … Read more »

Protest On Anniversary Of Transgender Rights Bill Deferral

Press Release – Organise Aotearoa

One year since the deferral of the Births, Deaths, Marriages and Relationships Registration Bill, a protest will be held in Auckland to mark the anniversary and demand action on transgender, nonbinary, and intersex rights. We believe the government has … Read more »

Ka Pai To Vaping Bill Announcement – Now It’s Time To Work Together

Press Release – Hapai Te Hauora

Associate Minister of Health Jenny Salesa has announced, after an anxious wait, the proposed Vaping Amendment Bill. CEO of Hpai Te Haora, Selah Hart wants to congratulate the Minister and is encouraging all parties to help bring the bill home. The Smoke-free … Read more »

Cancer Society Responds To Proposed Vaping Regulations

Press Release – Cancer Society

The Cancer Society calls for cross-party support to ensure vaping regulations are introduced. The Cancer Society is pleased to see the vaping Bill introduced by Associate Health Minister Jenny Salesa and urges for a speedy process, supported by all political … Read more »

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