Apply to tax a Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV)
You need HGV tax for lorries that weigh more than 3.5 tonnes when loaded.
You need to take the vehicle log book (V5C). You can apply for a replacement if you don’t have one.
Tax rates for HGVs
The amount of tax you need to pay depends on your vehicle’s tax band and whether it has:
- road-friendly suspension
- a Reduced Pollution Certificate
You need to tax your vehicle by 31 December 2016 to get a reduction from a Reduced Pollution Certificate.