News Archive

(16/10/2018)

The BVRLA will be running a webinar the day after the Budget to review the Chancellor’s announcement, collating expert views and analysis to help members and their fleet customers to determine what the impact will be on their business.

(16/10/2018)

The BVRLA is critical of Leeds City Council’s plans to introduce a new Clean Air Zone from January 2020 which will charge thousands of HGVs £50 per day to enter.

Under the Leeds proposals more than half of the city will be covered by a CAZ, which will charge pre-Euro VI HGVs.

(16/10/2018)

The Department for Transport’s decision to scrap the Plug in Car Grant for hybrids and reduce it by £1000 for pure electric models has been met with widespread dismay across the automotive industry.

(16/10/2018)

The Chair of the Committee on Climate Change (CCC), Lord Deben, wrote a letter last week to Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Greg Clark, and the Transport Secretary Chris Grayling, detailing the Committee’s assessment of the Road to Zero plan.

(16/10/2018)

The FCA is consulting on guidance which aims to provide practical assistance to firms preparing Statements of Responsibilities and Responsibilities Maps as part of the transition to the new SM&CR.

(16/10/2018)

Tackling financial crime is one of the Financial Conduct Authority’s Business Plan priorities and having initially focussed on the mortgage market, the regulator is now looking to expand its fraud-busting Information from Lenders scheme to the motor finance sector.

(08/10/2018)

The UK new car market fell by -20.5% in September, according to the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). 338,834 vehicles were registered in the month, down around 87,000 on the previous year.

(08/10/2018)

The BVRLA is urging the Chancellor to use his Autumn Budget statement to energise the take up of plug-in electric vehicles and to support the vital role played by the company car.

(08/10/2018)

The BVRLA is delighted to welcome the association’s newly appointed Training & Development Administrator, Tess Warn, who has joined the BVRLA to support members with their training and development needs.

(08/10/2018)

The BVRLA will be unveiling its Industry Outlook Report at this year’s Conference sharing the views and insights from more than 20 senior business leaders from across the vehicle rental and leasing industry.