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. From February 2019, lorries meeting Euro-6 emissions standards will pay the lower rate, while Euro-5 and older HGVs will be hit with a 20% fee increase. The changes follow a consultation that ran last year into reforming the HGV levy, which asked for feedback on a number of ideas, including emissions reduction and route […]
The deadline to enter the 2020 Motor Transport Awards has now passed and the judges have started the process of reviewing the entries.
The UK has secured a 12 month derogation for Euro 5 trucks, enabling operators to delay registration of new Euro 5 trucks until the end of 2014. Euro 5 trucks built before 30 September 2013 will be allowed to be stockpiled and registered up until the end of 2014, though all Euro 5 trucks built from October 2013 must be registered by the end of 2013. All vehicles built from January 2014 must conform to Euro 6. The derogation is […]
If your operation will be affected by Sheffield’s Clean Air Zone (CAZ) plans, then make sure to put 17 March in your diary.