From May 1, 2018, the law on tobacco control will come into force in Georgia, that along other things bans on smoking in public places, including hotels and restaurants.
The law on the prohibition of smoking in Georgia
including electric cigarettes, will enter into force in places of public areas. The only exceptions are establishments specially created for smoking – for example cigar-bars.
- For the first time, the spaces and buildings will be fined GEL 500 for the violation of the rules
- in case of repeated violation by GEL 1000
- while natural persons will be charged GEL 100
- The individuals will be fined GEL 50