Revisions could be made to the UK’s flagship HGV Road User Levy to make it compliant with EU rules, a source said this week. The claim followed a “positive” meeting last month between the European Commission (EC) and DfT officials. It comes after the commission’s decision in April to begin formal legal proceedings against the UK government over its introduction of the HGV Road User Levy, which it believes contravenes EU rules on the free movement of goods in Europe. […]
Industry leaders remain divided on whether the UK should remain in the EU, just over a month before the referendum on 23 June.
A price-fixing compensation action has attracted more than 2,000 hauliers since it went live in June of this year, the RHA said today.
Cabotage regulations are unclear and unenforceable, according to the European Commission (EC).