Policy paper

DVLA’s environment policy: preventing pollution (INF123/1)

This policy sets out how DVLA is committed to preventing pollution and improving its environmental performance.



This policy tells staff, contractors, suppliers and the public that DVLA is committed to reducing any negative effect it has on the environment.

Our policy is to continually improve our environmental performance by:

  • reducing our greenhouse gas emissions from energy use
  • reducing waste and maximising recycling
  • reducing our greenhouse gas emissions from business travel
  • controlling our use of water
Published 2 November 2012
Last updated 21 May 2020 + show all updates
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  10. Update to DVLA’s environmental policy.

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