News archive for June, 2014

  • DVLA announces vehicle tax will be non-transferrable

    The DVLA has announced that, from this autumn, vehicle tax will be non-transferrable when selling a truck. Paper road tax discs will be abolished on 1 October this year and operators are being reminded that from this point on, trucks cannot be sold ...
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  • Low Carbon Truck Trial reaches half way point

    Half the number of low carbon trucks planned for the government’s two year Low Carbon Truck Trial are already operational, according to the latest report from the Department for Transport (DfT). A year into the trial in January this year, 175 of t...
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  • DfT hails longer semi-trailer success

    The Department for Transport (DfT) has released a report looking at the first two years of the longer semi-trailer (LSTs), which says their introduction has lowered carbon emissions and improved operational safety.613 LSTs are in operation - approxi...
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