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This consultation ended 19 September 2018.

Consultation period:
25 July 2018 to 19 September 2018
Last updated:

Reviewing responses

The responses to this consultation are currently being reviewed. Details of the outcome will be published here in due course.

Original consultation

We are seeking views on the descriptions used on the labelling of low alcohol drinks.

Consultation description

We are consulting on whether:

  • the existing regulations should be replaced with guidance
  • the alcohol by volume (ABV) content of low alcohol drinks should be lower than 1.2%
  • the current descriptors 'alcohol free', 'non-alcoholic' and 'dealcoholised' should be changed
  • an additional descriptor for alcoholic drinks which are higher than 1.2% ABV should be introduced.

Consultation documents

Consultation document , file type: PDF, file size: 385 KB

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