Advisory fuel rates for company cars

The advisory fuel rates for journeys undertaken on or after 1 June 2016 are:

Engine sizePetrol
1400cc or less10p
1401cc – 2000cc13p
Over 2000cc20p


Engine sizeLPG
1400cc or less7p
1401cc – 2000cc9p
Over 2000cc13p


Engine sizeDiesel
1600cc or less9p
1601cc – 2000cc10p
Over 2000cc12p


The guidance states that the rates only apply when you either:

  • reimburse employees for business travel in their company cars
  • require employees to repay the cost of fuel used for private travel

You must not use these rates in any other circumstances.

If you would like to discuss your car policy, please contact us.

Internet link: GOV.UK AFR