Consultation outcome

Red diesel call for evidence

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

At Spring Statement 2018, the Chancellor announced a second call for evidence, on whether access to red diesel for non-road mobile machinery discourages the purchase of cleaner alternatives, a response to which will be published in due course.

Original consultation


A call for evidence to gather information on the use of red diesel.

This consultation ran from

Consultation description

At Spring Budget 2017 the government announced it would publish a call for evidence on the use of red diesel. Evidence is particularly sought on the use of red diesel in the urban areas. Anyone with an interest in red diesel is encouraged to share their views.


Published 20 March 2017
Last updated 25 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. Consultation outcome published
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