News Archive

(21/05/2018)

EU President Juncker is proposing to cut truck emissions by 15% within seven years. The Juncker Commission is putting forward the first ever CO2 emissions standards for heavy-duty vehicles to reduce air pollution across the EU.

(21/05/2018)

The latest in the series of factsheets for leasing brokers has been produced by CCAS and the BVRLA covering the subject of financial promotions.

(21/05/2018)

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is consulting on new guidance outlining factors financial services firms should consider when drafting and reviewing variation terms in their consumer contracts.

(21/05/2018)

The government has introduced the Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill as part of its preparations for the UK leaving the EU. The aim is to maintain and develop the existing liberal access for commercial haulage, as part of a wider future partnership.

(21/05/2018)

London Mayor, Sadiq Khan is currently considering introducing ‘car-free days’ to tackle air pollution in the Capital.

(21/05/2018)

The Treasury has launched a new consultation proposing to reform Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) for new vans. It is currently charged at a flat rate regardless of the vehicle’s emissions.

(21/05/2018)

The next Leasing Broker Forum is taking place at Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester this Wednesday 23 May and there’s still chance to book a place.

(14/05/2018)

The BVRLA is asking all members to nominate a recognised security contact for their organisation. This person would act as the focal point for the dissemination of security-related information and be authorised to make decisions relating to security matters.

(14/05/2018)

The Financial Times has provided advice to holidaymakers hiring vehicles in the UK and overseas, encouraging readers to use a BVRLA member - or an ECRCS member if hiring in Europe.

(14/05/2018)

Last week, Vice Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Electric and Autonomous Vehicles, Andrew Selous MP, led a debate on the uptake of electric vehicles and bicycles.