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ARE YOU PREPARED FOR TRACK & TRACE? Track and Trace Timeline

20th May All cigarettes and roll-your-own tobacco manufactured from this date must use the Track & Trace system and will require a Unique Identifier code. Products manufactured before this date can be sold over the next 12 months.

20th May

20th May

The end of the 12-month sellthrough period for non-Track & Trace products. Only cigarette and roll-your-own products that comply with Track & Trace requirements can be sold from this date.

What do retailers need to do? Before 20th May 2019: You will need to register with the ID issuer and apply for: • An Economic Operator ID code • A separate Facility ID code for each premises that: - sells tobacco products to the public - stores tobacco products Codes will be free of charge and can be requested from www.idissuer.ie from the first week of May.

From 20th May 2024, Track & Trace will extend to all other tobacco products (such as pipe tobacco and cigars).

JTI is here to help you prepare for Track & Trace “JTI’s nationwide team of sales representatives is on hand to support you in implementing Track & Trace in your business.” Derek Mooney JTI Ireland Sales Director

From 20th May 2019:

For more information

You will need to provide Economic Operator and Facility ID codes when purchasing tobacco products marked with Track & Trace Unique Identifier codes.

Speak to your JTI contact, call 01 404 0240, email customerservices.ireland@jti.com or visit jti.com/ireland

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