This paper is SMMT’s written evidence to the House of Commons Transport Committee’s inquiry into the Strategic Framework for Road Safety. SMMT has submitted this response to the committee.
Posted 16:27 Monday 21 November 2011
Posted 16:25 Monday 14 November 2011
The Environmental Audit Committee has published its report on Air Quality. The report calls on government to ensure that EU emissions targets are met through a number of measures, including the establishment of a national framework of low emissions zones.
Posted 11:11 Tuesday 18 October 2011
This paper outlines SMMT’s position on the MOT test regime, in anticipation of a review of the regime which is expected to commence in late 2011. SMMT strongly supports the current MOT test regime, which is critical in ensuring the safety and performance of vehicles on UK roads, and also directly supports many jobs within the sector.
Posted 20:27 Wednesday 23 March 2011
The Chancellor opened the Government’s Budget and Growth Review in the context of creating a strong and stable economy, growth and fairness. This briefing sets out the Key budget measures UK Economic Outlook and OBR revised forecasts Growth Review Annex: Links to further information DOWNLOAD REPORT
Posted 11:50 Saturday 19 March 2011
Government welcomes the Committee’s broad support for the creation of LEPs and believes that local communities and businesses are in the best position to understand and respond to the opportunities and needs of their own economies, and that creating LEPs will allow them to do this.
Posted 11:46 Saturday 19 March 2011
Government have produced a prospectus setting out how eligible organisations can apply to the investment element of GIF, with employer-led proposals to raise skill levels and business performance.
Posted 11:41 Monday 14 March 2011
The Environmental Audit Committee has published its report on the Green Investment Bank (GIB). It has warned that the UK could potentially lose out on hundreds of billions of pounds of investment in green energy projects if government does not commit to its plans for a GIB.
Posted 10:14 Friday 10 December 2010
A briefing paper on the Final Report of the Trade and Industry Select Committee’s inquiry into the success and failure of UK car manufacturing
Posted 17:06 Friday 4 December 2009
A statement on the revision on BS EN590:2009 to allow 7% bio-content and the subsequent need to label the fuel at the pump.
Posted 17:15 Wednesday 27 May 2009
Boris Johnson, Mayor of London, has launched an “Electric Vehicle Delivery Plan” for London. The document forms the basis of the Mayor’s aspirations to make London a leading centre for electric vehicles (EVs).