Vehicle Excise Duty

Alternative Fuel Vehicles including Plug-in hybrids, Hybrids, and Mild Hybrids where electricity assists propulsion receive a discount to the Standard Rate.

  • 2023/24 had a discount of £10
  • 2024/25 has a discount of £10

Applicable rates for 1st April 2024 to 31st March 2025

Cars registered between 1 March 2001 and 31st March 2017

Band CO2 g/Km Standard rate

Band K includes cars that have CO2 emissions over 225 g/km but were registered before 23 March 2006

The rates above only apply to cars that have been type approved in category M1 and registered on the basis of CO2 emissions measured in grams per kilometre (g/km) driven. These details are shown on the registration certificate (V5C).

Applicable rates for 1st April 2024 to 31st March 2025

VED bands and rates for cars first registered on or after 1 April 2017

Standard Rate
CO2 g/Km First year petrol First year diesel List price under £40,000 List price at least £40,000
0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 0
1 - 50 10 30 190 600
1 - 50 10 30 190 600
51 - 75 30 135 190 600
51 - 75 30 135 190 600
76 - 90 135 175 190 600
76 - 90 135 175 190 600
91 - 100 175 195 190 600
91 - 100 175 195 190 600
101 - 110 195 220 190 600
101 - 110 195 220 190 600
111 - 130 220 270 190 600
111 - 130 220 270 190 600
131 - 150 270 680 190 600
131 - 150 270 680 190 600
151 - 170 680 1,095 190 600
151 - 170 680 1,095 190 600
171 - 190 1,095 1,650 190 600
171 - 190 1,095 1,650 190 600
191 - 225 1,650 2,340 190 600
191 - 225 1,650 2,340 190 600
226 - 255 2,340 2,745 190 600
226 - 255 2,340 2,745 190 600
256 - 10000 2,745 2,745 190 600
Over 10000 2,745 2,745 190 600

The £410 Standard rate supplement for cars with a list price over £40,000 registered during tax year 2024/25 will cease in tax year 2030/31 (6 years after registration)

Light goods vehicles

Category 2024/25 2025/26
Light goods vehicle £320 £320

Registered on or after 1 March 2001 and not exceeding 3,500 kg.

Euro 4 light goods vehicle £140 £140

Registered between 1 March 2003 and 31 December 2006 and not exceeding 3,500 kg.

Euro 5 light goods vehicle £140 £140

Registered between 1 January 2009 and 31 December 2010 and not exceeding 3,500 kg.