It is currently illegal to own or sell nicotine vapes in Western Australia without a legitimate prescription and is punishable by up to three years in prison or a significant fine.
Police also seized 180,000 nitrous oxide cannisters (nangs).
Nitrous oxide has become a significant health issue in WA with Perth Royal Hospital reporting an increase in patients suffering from ‘nang’ abuse.
The investigation into the bust is still ongoing.
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