Importers and UAE-based manufacturers are able to order stamps for application to the pack of cigarette products.
No cigarette products without a Digital Tax Stamp will be permitted to be imported into the UAE.
No cigarettes will be allowed to be held out for sale, imported or produced anywhere in the UAE unless they carry a Digital Tax Stamp.
All cigarettes produced or imported into the UAE after this date must have a Digital Tax Stamp with end-to-end traceability.
All cigarettes manufactured or legitimately imported with a Digital Tax Stamp (without end-to-end traceability) between May 1st and August 1st may remain in market beyond this date.