Welcome to MotoHouston.com! You are currently viewing our forums as a guest which gives you limited access to the community. By joining our free community you will have access to great discounts from our sponsors, the ability to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content, free email, classifieds, and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, join our community!
If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
|FREE MH Decals by MAIL!|
Share This Thread:
|Subscribe to this Thread||Thread Tools|
|11-26-2014, 11:30 AM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2008
Feedback Rating: (0)
Pre2007 motorcycles face 1250 London toll
Motorcyclists face daily charge for entering central London low emission zone
£12.50 a day for entering the area circled in red
RIDERS of motorcycles made before 2007 face a £12.50 daily charge to enter central London under proposals by the capital’s transport authority.
Bikes will be charged at the same rate as cars and vans under Transport for London’s plans.
The daily charge for entering central London's proposed Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will apply year-round.
The charge will affect bikes made before July 2007, when the European emission standard known as ‘Euro 3’ became a minim requirement for new motorcycles.
The proposed introduction date is September 2020, by which time affected machines will be 13 years old.
A public consultation on the plans says: ‘The ULEZ would require all vehicles driving in central London to meet new exhaust emission standards (ULEZ standards). The ULEZ would take effect from 7 September 2020, and apply 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. A vehicle that does not meet the ULEZ standards could still be driven in central London but a daily charge would have to have been paid to do so.’
The Motorcycle Action Group is urging riders to respond to the consultation.
MAG’s National Chairman John Mitchell said: ‘Although less than 1% of emissions are predicted to come from bikes, the planned charge is the same as that for cars, vans and minibuses.
‘Please have a look at the consultation website and respond.’
Boris Johnson considers axing Congestion Charge
Survey: Increased support for road charging
NoToBikeParkingTax - please sign the petition
Westminster motorcycle charging: thin end of the wedge?
First 'Better Junction' scrapped
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|1250 London motorcycle toll approved||NewsBot||Racing News||0||03-27-2015 06:21 AM|
|Suzuki Bandit 1250 UK price announced||NewsBot||Racing News||0||03-03-2015 12:20 PM|
|Woman comes face-to-face with ?wanted man? in Va. student?s abduction||NewsBot||Houston - Local News||0||09-26-2014 12:40 PM|
|Motorcycles and cars face restrictions in Paris after pollution hits high||NewsBot||Racing News||0||03-17-2014 05:50 AM|