Advisory fuel rate for company cars

12th February 2018 | Posted in: Allowances, Business Tax, Government Announcements Company cars

These are the suggested reimbursement rates for employees’ private mileage using their company car from 1 December 2017. Where there has been a change the previous rate is shown in brackets.

Engine Size Petrol Diesel LPG
1400cc or less 11p 7p
1600cc or less 9p
1401cc to 1600cc 14p (13p) 9p (8p)
1601 to 2000cc 11p
Over 2000cc 21p 13p (12p) 14p (13p)


Note: For hybrid cars you must use the petrol or diesel rate.  You can continue to use the previous rates for up to 1 month from the date the new rates apply.

If you feel we could help you and would like to discuss any of the above, please contact David Miller CA on 0131 317 7377 or email to
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