There is no age established in law for a normal BIC lighter.
However, a merchant is allowed to refuse service to anyone.
As such, you have no “right” to purchase a lighter from a store if they choose to not allow it13 Jul 2015
What is the legal age to buy a lighter in California?
California is the second state to raise the legal age for purchasing tobacco products from 18 to 21.5 May 2016
Do you have to be 18 to buy a lighter in Ireland?
Supposedly you need I.D to prove your 18, to buy a lighter or anything related to it like lighter fluid, or even skins and filters for smoking. But it is rarely asked for and kids as young as 13/14 get sold lighters, but if they don’t they will stand outside a shop and get an older person to buy it for them.
How old do you have to be to buy a lighter UK 2018?
Yes the law requires that any person that is under the age of 18 is prohibited from buying a lighter from anywhere or anyone. Anyone that is caught selling a lighter to anyone under that age is committing an offence and may be prosecuted for this. In fact I’m the UK many shops operate a challenge 25 policy.
Do you have to be 21 to buy a lighter in CA?
There is no specific law about sales of lighters or matches to minors in California, although individual stores might have their own policies. Is it illegal to buy a BIC lighter under the age of 18?
Do you need to be 18 to buy a lighter?
Do you have to be 18 to buy a lighter? The short answer is, legally, no, unless that is you live in Pennsylvania. The long answer, though, is at most stores you will be carded and turned away if you are under the age of 18. This, however, reflects store policy more than state law.
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