About Us

“Improving knowledge and understanding about the contributions of sugar and other carbohydrates to a healthy balanced diet.”

Who We Are

Our staff includes degree-qualified nutritionists, and we liaise regularly with academics and health professional organisations both in the UK and around the world.


What We Do


The Sugar Bureau continuously monitors developments in nutritional science published in international scientific journals. Our extensive database contains information on a wide range of topics, from dental health to weight control and dietary guidelines. The Sugar Bureau also funds scientific research in academic institutions throughout the UK.


This website provides science-based information on all aspects of sugar and health, as well as other nutritional topics.

Government Liaison

The Sugar Bureau liaises with government on issues relating to diet and health when required.