Revenue from the introduction of the HGV Road User Levy should be used to give UK hauliers an essential user rebate, Malcolm Group MD Andrew Malcolm has said. From 1 April foreign registered 44-tonne vehicles will be charged £10 a day for each day spent in the UK. British hauliers will pay HGV Road User Levy charges at the same time as VED, with VED bands reduced correspondingly to ensure there is no rise for at least 90% of the […]
The Irish Road Haulage Association (IRHA) has repeated its call for an exemption from the HGV Road User Levy for ROI hauliers on Northern Ireland roads.
Pressure is mounting on the DfT and Treasury to ringfence the money raised by the HGV Road User Levy for the benefit of the road transport sector. The levy, which could begin in April 2014 if approved by Parliament, and will see operations pay a daily charge of up to a £10 or a maximum of £1,000 a year per truck to use of UK roads, is expected to raise net revenues of £20m. Almost all of this will be […]
Cleaner lorries can now receive a 10% reduction in the HGV road user levy.