Diesel Fuel Duty

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-06-22
Session date: 
June 22, 2016
Reference: 
2016/1961
Question By: 
Caroline Russell
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

With reference to the Government's stated intention of increasing the tax on diesel fuel, and given your commitment to tackle air pollution in London, will you lobby for levels that will significantly deter diesel vehicle usage?

 

Answer

Answer for Diesel Fuel Duty

Answer for Diesel Fuel Duty

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I look forward to hearing more about the Government's stated intentions. It is also important to consider other fiscal measures that influence vehicle choice such as Vehicle Excise Duty and company car tax. Please see my response to MQ 1960 / 2016.