Tonga Health Promotion Foundation is appointed by the Government of Tonga and supported by Australian Aid.

Contact us:

Ph: +676 25721

Fax: +676 25865

Email: info@tongahealth.org.to





​Find us: 

Vaoila Hospital, Taufa'ahau Rd, Tofoa,

Private Bag 26, Nuku'alofa, Tonga (see map)

Copyright Tonga Health Promotion Foundation.

TOBACCO CONTROL
Tobacco-Free areas  

     TongaHealth has funded the placement of over 2000 non-smoking signs in public places such as churches, markets, community halls, hospitals, restaurants, and bars throughout Tongatapu, Vava’u, Ha’apai, ‘Eua and the Niuas.
     Authorised officers monitor non-compliance by businesses and individuals and enforce fines according to the Tobacco Control Act 2000.

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TongaHealth has supported the creation of Tobacco-Free areas throughout the Kingdom, including in bars, community halls, restaurants, and hospitals.  


 

 

 

Policy Advocacy 

     TongaHealth has worked closely with the Tobacco Control Sub-Committee and within the Blue Ribbon campaign to expand smoke-free places to include restaurants and bars.

     In addition, TongaHealth continues to advocate for legislative changes to increase taxes on tobacco within the Kingdom.