The RHA calls on the Government to address the following:

  • Immediate cash-flow injections
  • Enforced payment holidays with leasing companies, banks and fuel suppliers
  • Measures to protect employees’ wages
  • Deferment of VAT, income tax, business rates and corporation tax
  • Road fund licence reductions
  • Deferment of the implementation of clean air zones rules by at least six months
  • Deferment of the Direct Vision Standard in London by at least six months
  • Relaxing lorry tolls on the M6 and others
  • Suspension of the London Lorry Control Scheme and Low Emission Zone charges
  • Fuel duty reductions for essential users including hauliers
  • The ability to quickly relax drivers’ hours
  • Increasing driving time and relaxing weekly and fortnightly rest requirements

To see RHA’s full release CLICK HERE

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