Tobacco Free Ireland (TFI) was launched in October 2013. It sets a target for Ireland to have a smoking prevalence rate of less than 5% by 2025, effectively making the country a tobacco free society.
TFI contains over 60 recommendations which address a wide range of tobacco control issues and initiatives. The main objectives that the policy set out to achieve are:
This short video explains the recently introduced ban on smoking in cars where children are present.
The Tobacco Free Ireland policy can be viewed at http://health.gov.ie
The Tobacco Free Ireland Annual Report 2015 is available here.
For more information, and help and advice on how to quit smoking, visit www.quit.ie
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