A permit system for trucks leaving Kent for continental Europe after the EU transition period will be enforced by the DVSA with £300 fines and vehicle impoundings. The Kent Access Permit (KAP) is expected to significantly reduce the number of unready HGVs reaching Kent from 1 January and reduce pressure on Kent’s roads, the port of Dover and Eurotunnel. Under proposals consulted on last month, the KAP will support the Smart Freight software, which is intended to be used by […]
International hauliers are breathing a sigh of relief after the government was forced to delay the introduction of border checks on imports until October.
Crimestoppers is appealing to hauliers to help stop people smuggling with the launch of a hard-hitting campaign.