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 […]
Charging non-compliant HGVs £100 to enter Southampton’s clean air zone (CAZ) is excessive, according to many of the city’s residents.
The Welsh Government has launched a consultation on introducing clean air zones (CAZs) in areas with poor air quality, which could see the most polluting lorries and vans prevented from entering, or charged for access.
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.