The BVRLA News-in-brief helps to keep members informed of the latest developments and news stories from across the association, the sector and the wider industry.
The Government has today published its Net Zero Strategy. Ahead of COP26 and building on the Prime Minister’s 10-point plan, the strategy sets a clear pathway of how the Government will meet its net zero commitment by 2050.
The BVRLA has responded to a consultation issued by the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS).
The ten Greater Manchester local authorities have approved the Greater Manchester Clean Air Plan, which includes a category C charging Clean Air Zone (CAZ).
The BVRLA would like to make members aware of updated guidance from the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to help firms stay compliant.
The BVRLA has seen significant interest in training courses relating to Salary Sacrifice schemes, driven largely by the current Benefit in Kind incentives supporting Electric Vehicles (EVs) and Plug-in Hybrid vehicles (PHEVS).
Join the BVRLA’s November Technical and Operational Management (TOM) Forum to hear from expert speakers in a panel session on a sustainable approach to vehicle repair - with representatives from Synetiq, Allianz and Thatcham.
Now that restrictions for travelling to Europe have eased and half term is not far away, members may wish to give customers advice for taking a rented or leased vehicle abroad. Among other guidance, advice should emphasise the importance of having the correct documentation to avoid lengthy delays at the border, or in the worst case, having their vehicle impounded.
After a detailed tender selection process, the BVRLA can announce the appointment of Product Partnership Limited (PPL) to support the provision of its Leasing Broker Governance Programme, effective from 1 October 2021.
The BVRLA’s Leasing Broker Conference takes place in London next week on Thursday 21 October and it’s not too late for members to reserve a FREE place.
The BVRLA hosts two Forums, each runs three times a year – which are relevant to any member who is involved in looking after or selling vehicles, whether that be vehicles on fleet for six months or five years.
Birmingham City Council’s Cabinet has voted today on closing city centre roads to through-traffic, except for zero-emission buses and cyclists.