Submission to the inquiry into electronic cigarettes and personal vaporisers


Advocacy Reports and submissions 2017 Reports and submissions Submission to the inquiry into electronic cigarettes and personal vaporisers

Summary

Date: 27 June 2017

The Australian Parliament's House Standing Committee on Health, Aged Care and Sport has invited submissions on its consultation on Inquiry into the use, marketing, health impacts, and regulation of E-cigarettes and personal vaporisers in Australia.

The RACGP has a strong interest in smoking cessation and has developed guidelines and resources to assist GPs in meeting this objective. Our comments relate to the Terms of Reference: the use and marketing of E-cigarettes and personal vaporisers to assist people to quit smoking; and the health impacts of the use of E-cigarettes and personal vaporisers.