Leeds City Council is asking businesses for their views on its proposed clean air zone (CAZ) plans. This follows an announcement last December of proposals to introduce a category B charging zone in the city centre, which would affect HGVs, buses, coaches,taxis and private hire vehicles. The consultation asks for views on whether a London-style charging regime, whereby HGVs would have to pay £100 if not achieving Euro-6 emissions standards, is appropriate for Leeds. It also wants to know whether […]
Government support for Nottingham’s decision to reject plans for a charging clean air zone (CAZ) had opened the door for other cities to follow its example, according to the FTA.
Cleaner lorries will receive a 10% discount on the HGV Road User Levy from next year as part of the government’s plans to improve air quality.
Birmingham City Council has published details of its preferred clean air zone (CAZ) plans, ahead of a board decision next week (26 June), which could see non-Euro-6 lorries facing up to £100 per day to enter.