Government to give ‘green’ lorries a discount on HGV Road User Levy


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 […]