Maximum Numbers of Approved Smoked Tobacco Retail Premises Permitted in areas of New Zealand

The Director General has published a list outlining the maximum number of approved retailers that will be permitted by region.

There is some good news here – they have taken industry and retailer feedback on board that the original caps were far too low in urban areas and have flipped the balance of license allocations back in the favour of urban.


More detail per region is available to view on the following download: