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Electronic Nicotine Delivery System Certificate of Manufacturer Registration


This registration allows a person to manufacture electronic nicotine delivery systems or vapor products in this state.

Required Documentation:

  • Applicant shall submit documents to establish that state and local building, fire, and zoning requirements have been met at the location of manufacturing such as a Certificate of Occupancy.
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  • A current copy of one of the following licenses or permits held at the location:
    • Retail Gasoline Dealer License
    • Lottery Sales Agent License
    • Pharmacy License
    • Grocery Store Beer Permit
    • Package Store Permit
    • Medical Marijuana Facility License
    • Wholesaler of Drugs, Medical Devices and/or Cosmetics
    • Food Warehouse
Effective February 19, 2016, the "Act requires each unique business locations seeking to sell e-nicotine delivery and vapor products ("E-Cigarettes") to obtain an electronic nicotine delivery system certificate of dealer registration ("Registration") for such location.  One Registration is required per business location.

Under the Act a “person” means an E-Cigarette dealer or manufacturer.  Thus, each “dealer” shall be required to register with the Department of Consumer Protection (“DCP”) and be subject to regulation by DCP for each location, not every employee selling E-Cigarettes at each location. 

Wholesaler/distributors of Electronic Nicotine Delivery System or Vapor Product are required to be registered as Dealer of Electronic Nicotine Delivery System or Vapor Product based on the definitions of "Sale", "Give" and "Deliver" in the Act.

Application Fee:
  • Initial Application Fee - $475 (Application Fee $75 + Initial Registration Fee $400)
  • Renewal Fee - $400
You must be registered by March 1, 2016
This registration expires February 28th every year (Starting with February 28, 2017)

Mailing Address:

Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection

License Services Division
450 Columbus Boulevard, Suite 801
Hartford, CT 06103

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