Are e-cigarettes in any section of the state’s statutes included in the definition of "Tobacco Products"?



How does the state define an e-cigarette?

Nicotine product means “a product that contains nicotine and is not . . . [a] tobacco product [or a] cigarette."
Wis. Stat. § 134.66(1)(f) (2023)

Vapor product means “a noncombustible product that produces vapor or aerosol for inhalation from the application of a heating element to a liquid or other substance that is depleted as the product is used, regardless of whether the liquid or other substance contains nicotine.”
Wis. Stat. § 139.75(14) (2023)


Is there a state excise or special tax (non-sales tax) placed on e-cigarettes?

Vapor products taxed at rate of $0.05 per ml of liquid or other substance.
Wis. Stat. § 139.76(1m) (2023)


What regulations are in place for e-cigarette packaging?



What restrictions are in place for retail or youth access?

Sale/distribution of nicotine products to persons under age 18 prohibited.
Wis. Stat. § 134.66(2)(a) (2023)  

Sampling of nicotine products restricted to places inaccessible to persons under age 18 (without parent/guardian).
Wis. Stat. § 134.66(2)(am) (2023)

Purchase/possession of nicotine products by persons under age 18 prohibited.
Wis. Stat. § 254.92(2) (2023)


Is a retail license or permit required to sell e-cigarettes?



What smoke-free restrictions exist for e-cigarette use?

E-cigarette use prohibited at State Fair Park indoor facilities and main stage area.
Wisconsin State Fair Park Admission Policies


Wisconsin e-cigarette regulations as of December 15, 2023.

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