Bottle Tell Your MP Crop

Sunscreen is currently classified in the UK as a “cosmetic product”, which means that it is subject to 20% VAT. Wearing sunscreen is key to preventing sunburn, one of the major causes of skin cancer. It's not cosmetic: it's essential.

That's why we're working with Co-op Pharmacy to ask the government to reclassify sunscreen as an essential healthcare item, making it exempt from VAT.

Making sunscreen cheaper will encourage more people to wear it regularly, which is key to our battle against skin cancer. Will you send your MP an email now and ask them to take tax off sunscreen?

Uh oh, looks like you haven't entered a valid postcode. Try again!

Promoted by Joe Fortune on behalf of the Co-operative Party, both at Unit 13, 83 Crampton Street, London, SE17 3BQ, United Kingdom. Co-operative Party Limited is a registered Society under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014. Registered no. 30027R

To write to your MP about this issue, add your name and email to this form and press send. We have provided a template response which you can edit if you wish.

  • To:

    Dear Example Name MP,

Thank you for writing to your MP!

We need as many people as possible to join this campaign. Will you share your support on social media to help us spread the word?

Thanks! Just one more thing...

The best way to get as many people involved as possible is to share the campaign on WhatsApp. Press the button below to send a message about the campaign to your friends and WhatsApp groups!