Undertaking date

Undertaking type

s.87B undertaking

Reference number



s52, s53(a), s53(c), s55

Company or individual details

  • Name

    British American Tobacco Australia Limited


    000 151 000


British American Tobacco Australia Limited has undertaken that it:

  • will not make claims about the health benefits of low yield cigarettes when compared to high yield cigarettes:
  • will remove ‘light’ and ‘mild’ descriptors and related numbers from all cigarettes produced for Australian consumers from 31 May 2005; and
  • will pay $4 million to fund anti-smoking information campaigns and programs concerning low yield cigarettes.