Operators could see a reduction in the fees paid for digital tachograph cards later this year, as DVLA looks to return a £25m surplus. Under the proposals a raft of fees would change. A first GB driving licence would fall from £50 to £43 for a paper application and to £34 for a digital application; those for renewals would fall from £20 to £17 (paper) or £14 (digital); and the cost of a driver or company digital tachograph card would […]
A proposed congestion charge on HGVs using the Port of Dover has been met with “incredulity” by the trade associations, which warned such a charge could jeopardise British trading relationships.
The FTA has voiced concern over London Councils’ proposals to require all HGVs of 18-plus tonnes to fit extra mirrors and sideguards to comply with the London Lorry Control Scheme (LLCS).
Skills for Logistics (SfL) has relaunched its Delivering Your Future website, which aims to get young people interested in a career in logistics. Although officially launched in November 2011, SfL is making a new marketing push with backing from the likes of DHL and the FTA, in a bid to boost the website’s profile and get its message out to a wider audience. Delivering Your Future is tailored to 11 to 19 years olds. It features company profiles of the […]