Company cars – advisory fuel rates from 1 June

The rates which employers can use to reimburse their employees who pay to put petrol in their company cars for business use have been updated.

The below rates apply to all journeys on or after 1 June 2014 until further notice.

For one month from the date of change, employers may use either the previous or new current rates, as they choose. Employers may therefore make or require supplementary payments if they so wish, but are under no obligation to do either.

Engine size

Petrol

LPG

1400cc or less 14p 9p
1401cc to 2000cc 16p 11p
Over 2000cc 24p 16p

 

Engine size

Diesel
1600cc or less 12p
1601cc to 2000cc 14p
Over 2000cc 17p

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

Source: HMRC