Advisory fuel rates

The latest update to HMRC's advisory fuel rates shows several 1p reductions. Rates per mile for this quarter are:

Engine size

Petrol

Diesel

LPG

1,400cc or less

11p

9p

7p

1,401cc to 1,600cc

13p

9p

8p

1,601cc to 2,000cc

13p

11p

8p

Over 2,000cc

21p

12p

13p


The rates apply from 1 September 2017. The next review is 1 December, although current rates can be used until 31 December. The rates can be used if you reimburse an employee who has privately bought fuel for business mileage in a company car, or where an employee is required to repay the cost of private travel.