Useful links

International strategies
World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC)
WHO FCTC protocol to eliminate the illicit trade in tobacco products

National strategies
HM Government Tobacco Control Plan for England
HM Revenue & Customs and UK Border Force tobacco smuggling strategy

Reports and publications
HM Revenue & Customs quarterly reports on tobacco smuggling
All Party Parliamentary Group on Smoking and Health inquiry into the illicit tobacco trade
National Audit Office report on tobacco smuggling, June 2013
Public Accounts Committee report on tobacco smuggling, October 2013

Guides and briefings
Guidance for Trading Standards on engaging with the tobacco industry
ASH briefing on tobacco smuggling
Tackling illicit tobacco in your communities

Tobacco Tactics
Smoke Free Partnership:  Illicit Trade – facts and fiction
STOP – Fighting Cigarette Smuggling
Organised Crime and Corruption Reporting Project

Niche Tobacco Products Directory