Students safety, health and wellbeing are a priority for the University of Tasmania.
Currently there are a number of social expectations and concerns that affect our community, both here in Australia and overseas.
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We want to provide a safe and healthy environment for everyone. To support this, smoking and vaping are no longer permitted on any of our campuses, and we are a smoke-free university.
Smoking in Tasmania
There is no smoking in a lot of public spaces. Here is a quick reference image to help you:
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- Bringing tobacco with you when travelling into Australia by plane or boat is restricted to 25 sticks (cigarettes) or 25 grams per person. Anything above this will incur a tobacco excise tax which must be paid.
- There are restrictions to importing tobacco products. Any student considering this should check current Australian government policies.
- You are not allowed to sell tobacco or smoking products in Tasmania without a license. Any student considering this should check with the Department of Health.