In carrying out its responsibilities,Tanzania Tobacco Board has been given the following legal mandates:

  1. To register or license tobacco growers, sellers and processors
  2. To issue licenses to tobacco buyers, sellers and processors
  3. To grant licenses for export or importation of tobacco from or into Tanzania
  4. To appoint inspectors for the inspection of tobacco premises, and any other facility that may be inspected for the better carrying out any of the provisions of the Act.