red diesel

Red diesel consultation

At Budget 2020, the Government announced that it will remove the entitlement to use red diesel from April 2022, except in agriculture (as well as forestry, horticulture and pisciculture), rail and for non-commercial heating (including domestic heating). The precise definition of what constitutes a rail vehicle will be included in the legislation covering the tax […]

Non-Road Mobile Machinery and Red Diesel: HMT and DEFRA Call for Evidence

Rail Freight Group (RFG) was pleased to respond to the HMT and DEFRA call for evidence on use of red diesel in non-road mobile machinery. The response follows our previous submission in May 2017. Although we recognise that this is a Call for Evidence and not a policy consultation, RFG remains deeply concerned at the […]