Get Ready for the Soft Drinks Industry Levy


In 2016 the government accounced the introduction of a new levy on soft drinks that contained added sugar with the aim of tackling childhood obesity.

The levy will apply to producers and importers of soft drinks containing added sugar, and will be implemented on the 6th April 2018.

Download our Guide to Getting Soft Drinks Levy Ready: Click here

Download MCBC Latest Understanding of likely Classifications & anticipated rates*: Click here

*Please note: these classifications & rates are based on where products will be on the 6th April and are not necessarily representative of the products status today.  The listed classifications and rates are also subject to possible change up until the 6th April.