New Company Car Advisory Fuel Rates

Lamont Pridmore - Accountants

New advisory fuel rates apply from 1 September 2019. You can use the previous rates for up to 1 month from the date the new rates apply.

The rates only apply when you reimburse employees for business travel in their company cars or require employees to repay the cost of fuel used for private travel.

Engine sizePetrol – amount per mileLPG – amount per mile
1400cc or less12 pence8 pence
1401cc to 2000cc14 pence10 pence
Over 2000cc21 pence14 pence


Engine sizeDiesel – amount per mile
1600cc or less10 pence
1601cc to 2000cc11 pence
Over 2000cc14 pence

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

Advisory Electricity Rate

The Advisory Electricity Rate for fully electric cars is four pence per mile.

Electricity is not a fuel for car fuel benefit purposes.

For more information about how to apply the advisory fuel rates in your business please contact us.