At Darrell Lea,we love making chocolate.And now we're proud to partner with the cocoa horizons foundation,sourcing sustainable cocoafor our entire rangeof chocolate goodies.

100%of our cocoaraw materialis sourcedsustainably

A partnership thatMakes thingsbetter forcocoa farmerscommunities

Cocoa Horizons works collaboratively with cocoagrowers to create self-sustaining farming communities, with the aim of

No deforestation & zero child labour.

Programmes for positive change incocoa-growing communities

  • Improved agriculture practices
  • Community development programs
  • Empowerment of women
  • Child protection and child labour monitoring programs
  • Access to safe drinking water and sanitation projects

Empoweringwomenof the community

To be part of the movement forpositive change in cocoa growing communities,purchase Darrell Lea productswhere you see the cocoa horizons symbol!

Thanks to the world's dedicated cocoa farmers, we're allable to enjoy delicious chocolate. But unfair trading conditions with bigmanufacturers can make it hard for farmers to take careof their families and communities.

The storybehind thechocolateyou love

The farmersmake ourcocoaso specials

Darrell Lea knew this had to change

In 2018, we made the decision to source 100% sustainablecocoa. To do so, we turned to Cocoa Horizons, whoseaward-winning cocoa sustainability programme creates realchange. Since then, we have not looked back!

Sustainable and ethical

Darrell Lea now pays a premium for 100% sustainably sourced cocoa, and we have adopted a recognised ethically sourced quality seal on all of our chocolate packaging to match our commitment.

Your choicescan changethe world

Giving more of more

When you choose Darrell Lea, you're getting abetter-quality chocolate, and the people who make it aregaining a brighter future. That's because we also made thechoice to buy more sustainably sourced cocoa to load into ourchocolate treats. It's a win-win-win for everyone!

The power of knowledge

Our partnership with Cocoa Horizons funds trainingfor farmers to increase their productivity and, in turn,be able to provide more opportunities to theircommunities and families.

the power ofknowledge

Helping farmers thrive

The economic benefits of sustainable cocoa flow through entire communities. Productive farms mean households can save and plan for the future, women can pursue other work opportunities and children can enjoy an education.


An improving environment

Sustainably sourced cocoa gives cocoa farming communities the skill to better manage land so it can remain profitable and be part of a carbon-positive future.

A delicious tomorrow

Darrell Lea is leading the charge towards 100% sustainably sourced cocoa for the entire industry. Join us as we take the next big step towards chocolate that's a force for good in the world.

Together we can make it better!