Vaping prescriptions in Canberra
As of 1st October 2021, vaping laws changed in Australiaa, meaning Australiaans now require a prescription to legally vape nicotine. In line with these changes, Help Me Stop offers legal and streamlined access to prescribed vaping to those in ACT and around Australiaa seeking to quit smoking.
Who can be prescribed vapes in the ACT?
If you have tried to quit smoking before and have been unsuccessful then you may be eligible for prescribed vaping. Our mission at Help Me Stop is to reduce the health impacts of smoking on Australiaans.
If you have already successfully quit smoking with the help of vaping then you can get in touch with your doctor or a doctor-backed service like Help Me Stop to continue to access vaping as a way to keep you from returning to smoking.
Are nicotine vapes legal in Canberra?
Nicotine vaping is legal in Canberra and Australiaa when prescribed by a GP or medical service provider such as Help Me Stop. Ordering nicotine vape liquid from online marketplaces is illegal unless you have a prescription.
Engaging with Help Me Stop ensures you receive a vape device and e-liquid that meets the Australiaan standards, and Help Me Stop doctors can assess your eligibility via virtual consults from the comfort of your own home.
How do I access nicotine vaping in Canberra?
Prescribed vaping can be easily accessed through online consultations via Help Me Stop to all those in Canberra and the ACT. The virtual consultation process is free and assesses your eligibility for prescribed nicotine vaping.
A medical professional will review your case and, if approved, your vape and vape pods will be sent out via express post.
How much does vaping cost in Canberra?
Vaping offers a considerably cheaper, and potentially safer, alternative to tobacco. A pack a day smoker will spend an average of $12,000 per year on tobacco or cigarettes. Whereas equivalent vaping costs, including device and refills, equate to approximately $1150.
Switching to vaping first requires the purchase of a device, and Help Me Stop offers affordable, quality tested devices from $15-$50. Vape pod refills costs depend on how much you vape and can range from $5-9 per day for the average smoker.
When will my prescription vape be delivered in Canberra?
Help Me Stop products, devices and pod refills, are shipped out express via Australiaa Post as soon as your order has been approved by one of our physicians.
Refilling your prescription is easy, a health professional will follow-up with you and check in with your progress and your continued or updated prescription will be sent out. Depending on your location and the postal service, express shipping may take 1-4 business days.
Why Help Me Stop?
Our team of experienced doctors, pharmacists and healthcare professionals are committed to helping Australiaans quit smoking with the assistance of vaping when other efforts have failed them.
Our expert team have selected premium vaping devices and vape pod refills for performance and ease of use. Brands selected by Help Me Stop meet or exceed Australiaan standards and international guidelines for vaping quality.
If you’re ready to be rid of your tobacco habit, contact your GP or reach out to Help Me Stop to see how we can support you on your quit journey.