Fuel Consumption Comparison! Top MPG Ratings and Fuel Economy Figures


Fuel Mileage Home > Vehicle Tax Bands

Standard Vehicle Tax Rates For Petrol and Diesel Cars

The table below is valid for vehicle tax purchased after April 1 2017. The rates are for petrol and diesel cars which are currently registered and were registered after the 1st of March 2001. The car tax rates are based on the level of Co2 emissions that the car produces in grams per kilometre g/km and also the car fuel type.
Tax Band Co2 Emissions (g/km) Single 12 month payment Single 12 month by Direct Debit Total of 12 monthly instalments by Direct Debit Single 6 month payment Total of 6 monthly instalments by Direct Debit
A Up to 100 £0.00 N/A N/A N/A N/A
B 101-110 £20.00 £20.00 £21.00 N/A N/A
C 111-120 £30.00 £30.00 £31.50 N/A N/A
D 121-130 £115.00 £115.00 £120.75 £63.25 £60.38
E 131-140 £135.00 £135.00 £141.75 £74.25 £70.88
F 141-150 £150.00 £150.00 £157.50 £82.50 £78.75
G 151-165 £190.00 £190.00 £199.50 £104.50 £99.75
H 166-175 £220.00 £220.00 £231.00 £121.00 £115.50
I 176-185 £240.00 £240.00 £252.00 £132.00 £126.00
J 186-200 £280.00 £280.00 £294.00 £154.00 £147.00
K 201-225 £305.00 £305.00 £320.25 £167.75 £160.00
L 226-255 £520.00 £520.00 £546.00 £286.00 £273.00
M Over 255 £535.00 £535.00 £561.75 £294.25 £280.88

New First Year Vehicle Tax Rates for Cars Registered After April 2017

The table below is for the tax rate for the first registered year of a car purchased after April 1 2017. The rates are for petrol and diesel cars, after the first year tax rates revert to the standard rates listed above. The car tax rates are based on the level of Co2 emissions that the car produces in grams per kilometre g/km and also the car fuel type.
Co2 Emissions (g/km) Petrol (TC48) and diesel cars (TC49) Alternative fuel cars (TC59)
0 £0.00 £0.00
1-50 £10.00 £0.00
51-75 £25.00 £15.00
76-90 £100.00 £90.00
91-100 £120.00 £110.00
101-110 £140.00 £130.00
111-130 £160.00 £150.00
131-150 £200.00 £190.00
151-170 £500.00 £490.00
171-190 £800.00 £790.00
191-225 £1200.00 £1190.00
226-255 £1700.00 £1690.00
Over 255 £2000.00 £1990.00

Vehicle Tax Rates For Cars Registered Before March 2001

The table below is valid for vehicles registered before 1st March 2001. These are based on engine size for older cars.
Engine Size cc Single 12 month payment Single 12 month by Direct Debit Total of 12 monthly instalments by Direct Debit Single 6 month payment Total of 6 monthly instalments by Direct Debit
Up to 1549cc (1.549L) £150.00 £150.00 £157.50 £82.50 £78.75
Over 1549cc (1.549L) £245.00 £245.00 £257.25 £134.75 £128.63
More details can be found on the UK Government website.