Skip to main content

We want your comments on proposals to end the sale of energy drinks to children.

How to respond

Consultation ends:
1 September 2022
Consultation launched:

Consultation description

This consultation covers whether:

  • the ban of energy drinks should apply to children under 16
  • the ban be widened to consider other drinks typically high in caffeine such as tea and coffee
  • the ban should cover all shops, including through online environments

Watch our energy drinks consultation animated video explaining our proposals.

Consultation documents

Consultation document , file type: PDF, file size: 225 KB

PDF
225 KB
If you need a more accessible version of this document please email digital@gov.wales. Please tell us the format you need. If you use assistive technology please tell us what this is.

Energy drinks - easy read , file type: PDF, file size: 510 KB

PDF
510 KB
If you need a more accessible version of this document please email digital@gov.wales. Please tell us the format you need. If you use assistive technology please tell us what this is.

Children's rights impact assessment , file type: PDF, file size: 720 KB

PDF
720 KB
If you need a more accessible version of this document please email digital@gov.wales. Please tell us the format you need. If you use assistive technology please tell us what this is.

Draft regulatory impact assessment , file type: PDF, file size: 1 MB

PDF
1 MB
If you need a more accessible version of this document please email digital@gov.wales. Please tell us the format you need. If you use assistive technology please tell us what this is.

Integrated impact assessment , file type: PDF, file size: 700 KB

PDF
700 KB
If you need a more accessible version of this document please email digital@gov.wales. Please tell us the format you need. If you use assistive technology please tell us what this is.

How to respond

Submit your comments by 1 September 2022, in any of the following ways:

Post

Download the response form.

Complete and return to:

Healthy and Active Branch
Welsh Government
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NQ