Road transport and the environment

Emissions testing, low emission and electric vehicles, chargepoints, low carbon and sustainable transport and renewable fuels.


  1. Car fuel and CO2 emissions data

    Check fuel consumption, CO2 emissions and vehicle tax bands by make model and registration

  2. Low-emission vehicles eligible for a plug-in grant

    Check which electric (plug-in) and hybrid cars, vans and motorbikes are available for a grant.

  3. Drive a vehicle in the London low emission zone (LEZ)

    Find out if you'll be charged for driving your vehicle in Greater London, which is a Low Emission Zone (LEZ)

  4. Fuel consumption and emissions for vans

    Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions data for vans and light commercial vehicles

  5. Emissions testing

    Vehicle emissions testing - including the MOT test, roadside checks and Air Quality Management Areas

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme eligible vehicles
  2. Customer guidance: Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme
  3. Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme authorised installers
  4. Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme: vehicle applications
  5. Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme approved chargepoint model list
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News and communications

  1. Government doubles funding for on-street electric car charging
  2. New investment to drive forward next generation of net zero planes and cars
  3. Road safety action plan announced to cut road deaths
  4. Government launches call for evidence on carbon offsetting
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Research and statistics

  1. Greenhouse gas emissions created by producing fuels from fossil wastes and residues
  2. Renewable Fuel Statistics: 2019, First Provisional Report
  3. Renewable Fuel Statistics: 2018, April to December, Fourth Provisional Report
  4. Transport and transport technology: public attitudes tracker
  5. Vehicle Market Surveillance Unit programme results, 2018
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Electric vehicle smart charging
  2. Electric vehicle chargepoints in residential and non-residential buildings
  3. Carbon offsetting in transport: a call for evidence.
  4. Air quality: brake, tyre and road surface wear - call for evidence
  5. Road safety statement 2019: a lifetime of road safety
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. A47 weed spraying
  2. Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation annual report 2017 to 2018
  3. Highways England's Litter Strategy
  4. Ultra Low Emission Taxi Infrastructure Scheme: winners
  5. Highways England Sustainable Development Strategy and Action Plan
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