Consultation on Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products
Anne Milton (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Public Health), Health; Guildford, Conservative)
My right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Health announced on
The Government have been asked to provide more time for people to respond to the consultation. We want to maximise the opportunity that people have to provide their views and evidence.
The Government are, therefore, extending the consultation period for an extra month. The new closing date of the consultation is
Any decisions to take further policy action on tobacco packaging will be taken only after full consideration is given to consultation responses, evidence and other relevant information.