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Use of red diesel by councils

The Hydrocarbon Oil Duties Act 1979 has been amended from 1 April 2022, with Schedule 1 (Excepted Vehicles) being deleted and replaced by Schedule 1A (Excepted Machines), which significantly reduces the entailment to use red diesel (which contains a dye to indicate that fuel duty has not been paid).

ALL councils using red diesel should familiarise themselves with the new rules to avoid using red diesel... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Apr 2022 18:51 by Jake Atkinson

Tags: Red Diesel