Industry Insights – October 2023
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Autumn Statement key takeaways 2023
On 22nd November 2023, the Chancellor, Jeremy Hunt delivered his first Autumn Statement. Here’s an overview of the Autumn Statement takeaways 2023.
How the transport industry can support Yorkshire
As seen first in the Yorkshire Post, Zenith’s Sustainability Manager Mark Wilson discusses the importance of being headline sponsor at this year’s Yorkshire Post Climate Change Summit and how the transport industry can support Yorkshire reach net zero.
Freight Week Announcements
The Government has recently made a series of announcements which affect the commercial freight sector as part of ‘Freight Week’. We’ve summarised the key points to help make sense of how these updates may impact you and your drivers.
PM Rishi Sunak delays 2030 deadline
PM Rishi Sunak delays 2030 deadline by announcing the government’s decision to delay the ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans by five years until 2035. Read more.
Industry Insights – August 2023
Your regular update on important sector news, Zenith's latest industry insights and good news stories for our customers.
Spring Budget key takeaways 2023
On 15 March 2023, the Chancellor Jeremy Hunt delivered his first Spring Budget. Here’s an overview of the Spring Budget takeaways 2023.
Autumn Statement takeaways 2022
On Thursday 17th November 2022, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Jeremy Hunt, delivered his first Autumn Statement. Read our key takeaways.
Autumn Budget takeaways 2021
On 27th October, the Chancellor delivered a budget to prepare the nation for a new economy post-COVID. Here’s our key Autumn Budget 2021 takeaways.
Budget takeaways 2021
On 3rd March, the Chancellor delivered his first budget since the pandemic was declared. Here’s an overview of our key Budget 2021 takeaways.
Direct Vision Standard and HGV safety permit
The Direct Vision Standard (DVS) and safety permit for heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) requires operators of lorries over 12 tonnes gross vehicle weight to apply and obtain a permit to enter or operate in Greater London, or you may receive a Penalty Charge Notice.