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It is vital that the UK fleet sector maintains affordable and reliable access to the parts and vehicles it needs to keep the country moving. In the event of No Deal, the association calls on the Government to introduce a package of specific measures to ensure the vehicle rental and leasing sector continues to thrive and maintain its critical contribution to accelerating transport decarbonisation.
On Wednesday 4th September 2019 Chancellor Sajid Javid makes a Spending Round statement to Parliament setting out departmental budgets for 2020-21.
The BVRLA has been joined by over 120 other leading UK businesses, investors and industry bodies to call upon the Government to put climate neutrality by 2050 into legislation.
Ahead of the Spring Statement, the BVRLA has written to the Chancellor to urgently raise the sector’s serious concerns about the impact of future plans for motoring taxation.
The BVRLA has published a Ultra Low Emission Zone factsheet outlining the role that the vehicle rental, leasing and car club sector can play in accelerating the uptake of ultra-low emission vehicles and encouraging people to use more active, public and shared modes of transport. The association has also shared a list of recommendations for policymakers to consider.
To help improve air quality, an Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will be implemented within central London from 8 April 2019. Most vehicles, including cars, vans, and trucks will need to meet new, tighter exhaust emission standards (ULEZ standards) or pay a daily charge to travel within the ULEZ.
The government is reviewing the impact that the Worldwide harmonised Light vehicles Test Procedure (WLTP) will have on Company Car Tax (CCT) and Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) when it is implemented from April 2020.
The BVRLA urged the Chancellor to use his 2018 Budget statement to energise the take up of plug-in electric vehicles and support the vital role played by the company car.
A cross-party group of 42 Parliamentarians countersigned a letter from Neil Parish MP, calling upon the Chancellor to use the 2018 Budget to stimulate the uptake of electric vehicles.
The BVRLA, along with other leading transport, business and environmental organisations submitted a joint letter to the Chancellor making a pre-Budget 2018 plea for tax incentives to drive the uptake of electric vehicles.
The BVRLA has published a Fleet Air Quality Factsheet to support its strategy for tackling road transport’s impact on UK air quality.