The tobacco company has submitted an application to the ACCS calling for laws to be amended.
AACS chief says raising legal age will boost the black market and will cost jobs in the convenience industry.
At least a quarter of tobacco users take smokeless tobacco products.
A deal would mark one of the largest combinations between mainstream tobacco and the booming marijuana sector.
Tobacco companies are failing to control their supply chain
"Every time the price of legal tobacco rises, criminals who sell illegal products cash in. It must stop.”
Global tobacco giant wants creatives to embrace science-led innovation.
Government plans to create Illicit Tobacco Taskforce.
"People in our industry are feeling less and less safe when they go to work."
Illegal tobacco costs Government over $1.6 billion yearly.
“It’s time to end this ridiculous ban on e-cigarettes."