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Smoking ban and Tobacco Conrol in Norway

Smoking Ban in Norway

It is not permitted to smoke in public buildings and other places open to the public. Offices and other places of
work are non-smoking areas. This includes hotels, bars, restaurants and all other establishments where food and
beverage are served. Smoking is not permitted on board aircraft or on other means of public transport.

No-smoking sign at the Bergen railway terminal

Women smokers in Oslo and Voringsfossen, Norway

(L) A candle light placed near the entrance to a hotel:
Is this a special consideration for smokers who wait a shuttle bus to Oslo Intrnational Airport?
(R) An outside table for smokers is provided at a all non-smoking hotel at Sandane, Norway.

Tobacco Control in Norway 2015

A cigarette bought in Norway, June 2015: The price, NOK 114 (13.0 Euro, 14.8 US Dollars )
(L) Smoking extremely damages the health of you and people around you.
(R) Smoking causes your face to be much older.
It is difficult to see the brand name of Malboro at glance.

(L) The prices of tobacco: Malboro red 20 pk and Camel filter 20 pk cost NOK 104 (about 13 dollars as of June 2015),
Paramount red maxi costs NKO 120. This picture was taken at a supermarket in Sandane, Norway.
(R) The legal age to buy tobacco is 18 years in Norway; however, it is said that the 10% of 15-year olds smoke.

The law of Norway enforces to place all tobacco products should be stored in a state, that is not visible from the outside.
(L) This picture was taken at a town north of Bergen (R) at the Narvesen in the city of Bergen.

All cigarettes are housed in a shelf with a sliding door.

An automatic vending machine for tobacco sale, that is found at a supermarket of Jolstringen, a small town in Norway.
The 20 pack tobacco costs NOK 85.90 to 102.90.

The exclusive entrance of tobacco product, with an automatic door, at the Oslo International Airport

(L) Malboro counter
(R) A special separate section of the World of Cigars: It has a humidity control by issuing the stream.

The tax-free prices are NOK 449 for 100's Malboro, and NOK 359 for 100's Camel Blue Filter.

When we turn over a cigarette box, it shows a graphic health warning.

It is rather rare to see the large display of snus in the airport.

Snus is a moist powder tobacco product originating from a variant of dry snuff in early 18th-century Sweden.
It is placed under the upper lip for extended periods. The sale of snus is illegal in the European Union,
however, due to special exemptions, it is still manufactured and consumed primarily in Sweden, Denmark,
Norway and Finland.
Smokeless tobacco is a major cause of oral cancer, pancreatic cancer, and esophageal cancer.

The price of tobacco in Norway is the highest in Europe 2016.
International comparison of cigarette prices and taxes

The smoking violation costs a hotel guest NOK 2000 (243.4 U.S. dollars).

Smoking ban in hotels in Oslo, Norway

Grand Hotel: 292 rooms//all non-smoking
Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Oslo: 678 rooms/
all non-smoking
Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel Oslo: 497 rooms/smoking 16 rooms ( 3.2% )*
Scandic Byporten: 239 rooms/all non-smoking
Park Inn by Radisson Oslo:118 rooms/all non-smoking
Scandic Victoria:199 rooms/all non-smoking
Bestwestern Karl Johan Hotel:114 rooms/all non-smoking
Clarion Collection Hotel Savoy: 93 rooms/all non-smoking
Thon Hotel Bristol: 251 rooms/all non-smoking
Thon Hotel Rosenkrantz Oslo: 151 rooms/all non-smoking
Thon Hotel Opera: 480 rooms/all non-smoking
Clarion Hotel Royal Christiania: 532 rooms/all non-smoking
Hotel Continental: 155 rooms/all non-smoking
First Hotel Grims Grenka: 65 rooms/all non-smoking
Bestwestern Oslo Airport Hotel: 151 rooms/all non-smoking
Scandic Oslo Airport Hotel: 243 rooms/all non-smoking
Radisson Blu Airport Hotel: 500 rooms/all non-smoking
Gardermonen Airport Hotel:179 rooms/lall non-smoking

Total guest rooms in the hotel/The numbers of smoking rooms

Smoking ban in hotels in Bergen, Norway

Radisson Blu Norge Bergen :347 rooms/all non-smoking
Thorn Hotel Bristol: 138 rooms/
all non-smoking
Grand Terminus: 131 rooms/
all non-smoking
First Hotel Marin: 151 rooms/
all non-smoking
Radisson Blu Royal Hotel Bergen: 342 rooms/
all non-smoking
Scandic Ornen: 368 rooms/
all non-smoking
Scandic Neptun: 290 rooms/
all non-smoking
Scandic Bergen City: 263 rooms/
all non-smoking
Scandic Byporken: 159 rooms/
all non-smoking
Clarion Hotel Admiral: 210 rooms/
all non-smoking
Clarion Collection Hotel No.13: 34 rooms/
all non-smoking
Clarion Collection Hotel Havnekontoret: 116 rooms/
all non-smoking

If you smoke in the room, the hotel will charge a user NOK 1,000 (121.7 U.S. dollars).
Eidfjord Fjell & Fjord Hotel
If you smoke in the room, the hotel will charge a user NOK 1,500 (182.5 U.S. dollars).
Gloppen Hotell

Smoking ban in hotels on the way from Oslo to Alesund

Solstad Hotel & Motel: 20 rooms/all non-smoking
Fossli Hotel: 21 rooms/all non-smoking
Eidfjord Fjell & Fjord Hotel: 28 rooms/all non-smoking
Lavik Fjord Hotel: 10 rooms/all non-smoking
Dragsvik Fjordhotel: 24 rooms/all non-smoking
Kviknes Hotel: 196 rooms/smoking 2 rooms ( 1.0% )

Gloppen Hotell: 61 rooms/all non-smoking
Alexandra Hotel: 200 rooms/all non-smoking
Olden Fjordhotel: 60 rooms/all non-smoking
Sunde Fjord Hotel: 29 rooms/all non-smoking

Smoking Restriction at Hotels in the World: Actual Survey
The ratio of a smoking guest room to the total hotel rooms was calculated,
based on the on-the-spot investigation.

Norway  Smoking-room ratio in hotels in Oslo 2015
Norway Smoking-room ratio in hotels in Bergen 2015
Norway Smoking-room ratio in hotels in Fjord countries, Norway 2015

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Norway 2015
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Smoking ban in Norway Departure from Norway

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Oslo 2016

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禁煙席ネット主宰 日本タバコフリー学会顧問 医学博士 宮本順伯
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This information was provided by the Smokefree Hotel and Travel.
The photographs were taken in June, and article was written in July 2015,
by Junhaku Miyamoto, M.D., PhD.
Information was added in July 2016.

Departure from Norway

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