Policy paper

Increasing toll charges on the Tyne tunnels: order

Toll charges may increase for most vehicles from 1 January 2012.


The River Tyne (tunnels) (revision of tolls) order 2011

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This order allows the Tyne and Wear Integrated Transport Authority to increase toll charges on the Tyne tunnels from 1 January 2012.

The increased charges will apply to:

  • cars
  • minibuses
  • light goods vehicles
  • large buses and vans
  • heavy goods vehicles

Local authority order letter

Published 23 January 2012