Van Policy Working Group


Members interested in joining the Van Policy Working Group, or who want to know more, please contact Logistics UK’s Vans and Urban Policy Manager, Denise Beedell


Terms of reference

The Van Policy Working Group is a working group of Logistics UK and comprises of individuals whose organisations operate or use vans in the course of their business operations.


The Group’s remit will be to:

  • Inform and help direct Logistics UK’s position in responding to, and influencing, measures proposed or taken by local, devolved and UK Government, and European and global regulatory agencies that affect van operators.

  • Shape Logistics UK’s efforts to inform and educate elected representatives and policy makers about legal and operational requirements relating to van drivers and operators.

  • Create a forum for the presentation, understanding and discussion of all van policy related activities.


The group will operate according to Logistics UK’s Rules on the Conduct of meetings and meet at least three times per annum.


Chair, James Adcroft, Tesco Distribution and Fulfilment.

SecretaryDenise Beedell


Meeting dates

Tuesday 8 February 2022, 10:30 – 13:00 held online

Tuesday 14 June 2022, 10:30 – 13:00 held physically – details to be confirmed

Tuesday 27 September 2022, 13:00 held physically – details to be confirmed


Van Policy Working Group members who have not received joining instructions for any meetings should contact Denise Beedell 


Meeting papers

Papers of the meeting held on 7 October 2021

Draft minutes of the meeting held on 7 October 2021

Papers of the meeting held on 9 June 2021

Notes Summary from the meeting held on 29 April 2021

Minutes of the meeting held on 2 February 2021

Papers of the meeting held on 2 February 2021