Month: July 2022

Birmingham’s clean air zone – is your car compliant?

On Monday 8 April 2019, London’s Ultra-Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) was started to cover central London. From 25 October 2021, this will be extended to within the North and South Circular Roads. Currently, any petrol or diesel vehicle driven within central London must meet new tighter emissions standards or pay a daily charge. Non compliant vehicles must pay £12.50 for entering the area each day, in addition to the congestion charge. From January 2020, Drivers within Birmingham of high polluting cars are set to pay £8 to travel into Birmingham. Birmingham City Council has faced pressure from the government to