Slovenia

This page contains information on statutory alcohol marketing regulations in Slovenia (table 1); a description of the restrictions per medium (table 2); labelling information (table 3); information on non-statutory alcohol marketing regulations (table 4); the complaints procedure; and a summary about the Slovenian regulations on alcohol marketing.  

Table 1Statutory Alcohol marketing regulations in SloveniaCoverage
justicebnwAct Regulating the Sanitary Suitability of Food, Products and Materials Coming into Contact with Food (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, Nos 52/00, 42/02 and 47/04)TV, radio, cinema, outdoor, print
Table 2 Statutory regulations per mediumType of statutory restrictions
TVTelevisionBan on advertising for alcoholic beverages containing more than 15 percent alcohol by volume (Article 15 Act)
Advertising for alcoholic beverages containing 15 or less percent alcohol by volume is prohibited between 07:00 am and 21:30 pm (Article 15 Act)
Youth protection policy (Article 15 Act)
Content restrictions (Article 15 Act)
RadioMusic-Radio-iconBan on advertising for alcoholic beverages containing more than 15 percent alcohol by volume (Article 15 Act)
Advertising for alcoholic beverages containing 15 or less percent alcohol by volume is prohibited between 07:00 am and 21:30 pm (Article 15 Act)
Youth protection policy (Article 15 Act)
Content restrictions (Article 15 Act)
Outdoor marketingOutdoor AdvertisingBan on alcohol advertising on billboards, signboards and neon signs (Article 15 Act)
Printed mediaPrint mediaBan on advertising for alcoholic beverages containing more than 15 percent alcohol by volume (Article 15 Act)
Youth protection policy (Article 15 Act)
Content restrictions (Article 15 Act)
CinemaCinemaAdvertising for alcoholic beverages containing 15 or less percent alcohol by volume is prohibited between before 22:00 pm (Article 15 Act)
Youth protection policy (Article 15 Act)
Content restrictions (Article 15 Act)
Internet/digital mediaOnlineNone
Promotional itemssales promotionsNone
(Sports) sponsorshipsponsorshipNone
Table 3 Labelling informationDescriptionLegally binding or self-regulation 
Health warnings:Advertising messages should bear the warning: "The Minister of Health warns: Consumption of alcohol may be harmful to your health!" Or "Minister of Health warns: excessive drinking of alcohol harms your health!".Legally binding (Act Regulating the Sanitary Suitability of Food, Products and Materials Coming into Contact with Food)pregnancywhite
Ingredients/nutritional informationNo
Table 4 Non-statutory Alcohol marketing regulations in SloveniaCoverage
NoneNone