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.