Illicit Tobacco Programme Strategic Framework

The Illicit Tobacco Partnership has developed a strategic framework for local authorities or sub-national areas that want to follow an evidence-based approach to reducing the illicit tobacco market within a wider tobacco control programme.

The framework can be found here: Illicit Tobacco Programme Strategic Framework

It covers eight strategic objectives.  Click on the links below to see some of the objectives in practice:

  1. Developing partnerships
  2. Engaging frontline workers
  3. Gathering and developing intelligence
  4. Delivering enforcement
  5. Delivering marketing and communications
  6. Working with retailers and other businesses
  7. Protecting policies from the vested interests of the tobacco industry
  8. Assessing progress