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Technical Committee


The WSTA's technical committee reviews the Association’s contingency plan, and contributes to submissions on technical matters to the UK Government, the European Commission and other bodies.


Key Issues

It is involved with EU labelling rules including ‘allergens’, and proposals to include a requirement for full ‘ingredient listing’ for alcoholic beverages. It is also looking at issues relating to the Reform of the Wine Regime; Bulk Shipment; Labelling and Certification Standards.

Committee Members

Current Chairman: Ian Rogerson, Co-operative Group

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We hope Hammond backs our fantastic English winemakers by freezing wine duty on Nov 22nd #freezeitphil https://t.co/2mvsRroq59


WSTA unites with trade bodies on both sides of the channel to draw up a Brexit Position Paper. https://t.co/j5xltxyrTu


British consumers already pay a staggering amount of wine & spirit duty. WSTA calls on @PhilipHammondUK for a freeze https://t.co/YOjvX1JXNW

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