The Guide for Industry to the Health Star Rating Calculator contains important information on calculating Health Star Ratings correctly and should be read before using the Health Star Rating Calculator.

The Guide outlines the six steps required to determine a Health Star Rating and subsequently assign a rating to a food or beverage, including example calculations. It also provides specific information on categorising foods, products that are excluded from applying the system and decisions that have been made regarding specific food components.

The current version of the Guide for Industry to the Health Star Rating Calculator (version 6) was uploaded on 28 March 2018.

Guide for Industry to the Health Star Rating Calculator (PDF 508 KB)
Guide for Industry to the Health Star Rating Calculator (Word 296 KB)