Scottish hauliers have expressed fears for the viability of their businesses following the revelation that they would have to pay to use UK roads if Scotland votes for independence. A Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) report revealed recently that operators based in an independent Scotland would need to pay the £10 a day HGV Road User Levy that comes into effect in April. The report also said it would be up to the Scottish government to reduce VED […]
The Scottish Government has launched a national low-emission strategy consultation, which could pave the way for London-style low emission zones within two years.
Cleaner lorries can now receive a 10% reduction in the HGV road user levy.
Drivers at Müller Milk and Ingredients’ Aberdeen dairy could be affected by a review of the firm’s Scottish network that may see the closure of the site.