COTPA2003

The Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act,2003

(Prohibition of Advertisement and Regulation of Trade and Commerce,Production, Supply and Distribution)

  1. COTPA Implementation Review Check list for Enforcement (PDF 512KB)
  2. COTPA Implementation Review Check list I (PDF 316KB)
COTPA Implementation Summary – Ernakulam – January to October 2018 & November to December 2017
COTPA Implementation Summary-Sections 4 to 7 January 2018 February 2018 March 2018 April 2018 May 2018 June 2018 July August 2018 September 2018 October 2018 November December
No of participating Departments 54          – 54 54 54 54 53 54 54 54 54 54
Completed Proforma Sheets 20          –      20 23 22 26 44 22 21 21 29 32
Departments that have taken efforts to be smoke-free during the month 20(357)          – 20(1437) 23(1372) 22(446) 26(470) 41(1520) 22(380) 21(376) 21(448) 29(449) 32(1495)
Departments that have no smoking signages 20(357)          – 20(1438) 23(1372) 22(446) 26(471) 41(1303) 22(381) 21(377) 21(449) 29(449) 32(1495)
Number of persons fined by authorised enforcement departments for Section 4 violations 0          – 0 0 0 0 451 0 0 0 0 0
Number of Section 5 violations noticed 0          – 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Number of inspections conducted to check Section 5 violations (Police,Health and Excise) 0          – 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Number of cases booked for Section 5 violations 381         – 33 33 154 193 0 454 504 492 381 381
Number of inspections to check sale of tobacco products to and by minors 0         – 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Number of cases involving sale of tobacco products to and by minors 0          – 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cases involving display of tobacco products enabling easy access to minors 0          – 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Number of traders/shops with the COTPA mandated colour signages 0         – 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cases involving selling of tobacco products around 100 yards of Educational Institutions 0         – 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Number of educational institutions with COTPA mandated Sec 6 (b) signages 0         – 1022 1022 0 0 1002 0 0 0 0 1022
Number of schools that held mandated committees 0         – 0 0 0 0 1002 0 0 0 0 1022
Cases involving selling of tobacco products without pictorial health warnings 0         – 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0