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 BVRLA has submitted a formal response to Transport for Greater Manchester, in answer to their call for feedback on their 5-year draft delivery plan.
The BVRLA is hosting two practical webinars in the coming weeks. One focusing on counter terrorism awareness and preparedness, and the other looking at the FCA’s recent motor finance report.
Every year BVRLA members are asked to celebrate and recognise their ‘Industry Heroes’ by nominating a colleague who has made a significant contribution and ‘gone the extra mile’ in their role during year.
Those offering flexible rental options exceeding 90 days need to be regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the BVRLA is now offering a new Flexible Rental Audit to help support members with compliance.
The Government has published details of the UK’s temporary tariff regime for no deal, designed to minimise costs to business and consumers while protecting vulnerable industries.
The European Commission has proposed steps to allow UK hauliers to continue transporting goods into the EU and EEA without permits until 31 December 2019.
All vehicles registered in the UK must display the international registration letters GB on the rear of the vehicle when taken temporarily abroad.
The BVRLA’s new one-day conference especially for leasing broker members will take place on 21 May in London.
The BVRLA wrote to the Chancellor Philip Hammond in advance of the Spring Statement reminding him of the importance of getting the tax regime right to support the fleet sector.
The BVRLA has today launched a policy paper making the case for a nationally funded, locally targeted vehicle scrappage scheme that offers a mobility credit in exchange for a household scrapping its older, more polluting vehicle.
Commercial vehicle and other members may find it useful to know that the DVLA has announced that customers can now apply for their first company digital tachograph card online.