The latest advisory fuel rates became effective on 1 December 2017. Fuel rates are reviewed four times a year with changes taking effect on 1 March, 1 June, 1 September and 1 December. You can use the previous rates for up to 1 month from the date the new rates apply.
The rates are as follows:
|Engine size||Petrol – amount per mile||LPG – amount per mile|
|1400cc or less||11p||7p|
|1401cc to 2000cc||14p||9p|
|Engine size||Diesel – amount per mile|
|1600cc or smaller||9p|
|1601cc to 2000cc||11p|
Hybrid cars are treated as either petrol or diesel cars for this purpose.