Works Trucks

This chapter covers the definition and regulations for vehicles designed for use in private premises.

Updates for 2022:

  • Reform of red diesel and other rebated fuels entitlement (1st April 2022)

Download the work trucks chapter of the Yearbook of Road Transport Law

Contents:

  • Definition.

  • Construction and use.

    • Springs.

    • Speedometer.

    • Limitations on diameter of wheels.

    • Mirrors.

    • Horn.

    • Overhang.

    • Brakes.

    • Tyres.

    • Wings.

    • Engine.

  • Drivers’ hours, records and tachographs.

  • Excise duty.

  • Lighting.

  • Rebated fuel.

  • Registration.

  • Health and safety.