HMRC issues new advisory car fuel rates for 1 September 2017

Posted by karengray - September 8, 2017 3:31 pm Advisory Fuel Rates from 1 September 2017

New Advisory Fuel Rates

New rates apply from 1 September 2017.  You can use the previous rates for up to one month from the date the new rates apply.

Engine size Petrol – amount per mile LPG – amount per mile
1400cc or less 11 pence 7 pence
1401cc to 2000cc 13 pence 8 pence
Over 2000cc 21 pence 13 pence

 

Engine size Diesel – amount per mile
1600cc or less 9 pence
1601cc to 2000cc 11 pence
Over 2000cc 12 pence

Hybrid cars are treated as either petrol or diesel cars for this purpose.

These Advisory Fuel Rates (AFR) are calculated from the fuel prices in the tables below.

Petrol

Engine size (cc) Mean MPG Applied MPG Fuel price (per litre) Fuel price (per gallon) Pence per mile AFR
Up to 1400 57.4 48.8 115.5 525.2 10.8 11
1401 to 2000 46.0 39.1 115.5 525.2 13.4 13
Over 2000 29.9 25.4 115.5 525.2 20.7 21

Diesel

Engine size (cc) Mean MPG Applied MPG Fuel price (per litre) Fuel price (per gallon) Pence per mile AFR
Up to 1600 71.1 60.4 117.4 533.8 8.8 9
1601 to 2000 59.5 50.6 117.4 533.8 10.6 11
Over 2000 51.6 43.9 117.4 533.8 12.2 12

LPG

Engine size (cc) Mean MPG Applied MPG Fuel price (per litre) Fuel price (per gallon) Pence per mile AFR
Up to 1400 45.9 39.0 57.2 260.0 6.7 7
1401 to 2000 36.8 31.3 57.2 260.0 8.3 8
Over 2000 23.9 20.3 57.2 260.0 12.8 13

More details on advisory fuel rates can be found on HMRC’s website.

Alternatively, contact your local MFW office for help or more information.