Following the Chancellor’s Budget announcement today, the following duty changes will take effect from week commencing Monday 13th March:

 

STILL WINE (4-5.5% ABV)
Increase from £117.72 to £122.30 per hectolitre
This will be reflected in an increase of £0.04 per 75cl bottle

STILL WINE (5.5-15% ABV)
Increase from £ 277.84 to £288.65 per hectolitre
This will be reflected in an increase of £0.10 per 75cl bottle

WINE & MADE-WINE (15-22% ABV)
Increase from £370.41 to £384.82 per hectolitre
This will be reflected in an increase of £0.13 per 75cl bottle

SPARKLING WINE (8.5-15% ABV)
Increase from £355.87 to £369.72 per hectolitre
This will be reflected in an increase of £0.12 per 75cl bottle

SPARKLING CIDER/PERRY (1.5-5.5% ABV)
Increase from £38.87 to £40.38 per hectolitre
This will be reflected in an increase of £0.02 per 75cl bottle

SPIRITS EXCEEDING 22%
Increase from £27.66 to £28.74 per litre of pure alcohol
This will have a varied impact due to the varying alcohol levels of our products but, for example, will be reflected in an increase of £0.36 per 70cl bottle of 40% alcohol

BEER
Increase from £18.37 to £19.08 per hectolitre of pure alcohol
This will have a varied impact due to the varying alcohol levels of our products but, for example, will be reflected in an increase of £0.01 per 33cl bottle of Camden Hells Lager (4.6%), £0.24 per case of 24 x 33cl.

 

  1. The slight discrepancies between the changes to case and bottle values relate to roundings during the calculation from the Duty per hectolitre, which is the volume in which it is valued.

 

Should you require any further information please contact your account manager

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Dennis Hall
Chairman