HMRC advise new fuel rates from the 1st March 2016

page-header-fleet-strategy.jpg

HMRC has published its latest advisory fuel rates (AFRs) to take effect from March 1. Petrol rates have been reduced by one pence per mile across the board, while diesel rates have been reduced by one pence per mile for vehicles up to 2000cc, with payments for vehicles with capacity above this reducing by two pence per litre.

New rates, valid from March 1, 2016.


Engine size

1400cc or less

1401cc to 2000cc

Over 2000cc

Petrol - amount per mile

10 pence

12 pence

19 pence

LPG - amount per mile

7 pence

8 pence

13 pence


Engine size

1600cc or less

1601cc to 2000cc

Over 2000cc

Diesel - amount per mile

8 pence

10 pence

11 pence


Previous rates, valid from December 1, 2015. You can use the previous rates for up to 1 month from the date the new rates apply.


Engine size

1400cc or less

1401cc to 2000cc

Over 2000cc

Petrol - amount per mile

11 pence

12 pence

20 pence

LPG - amount per mile

7 pence

9 pence

13 pence


Engine size

1600cc or less

1601cc to 2000cc

Over 2000cc

Diesel - amount per mile

9 pence

11 pence

13 pence