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HMRC advisory fuel rates from 1 June 2020

HMRC have published company car advisory fuel rates for use from 1 June 2020.

The rates apply when employers reimburse employees for the cost of fuel for business travel in their company cars or require employees to repay the cost of fuel used for private travel. HMRC review rates quarterly on 1 March, 1 June, 1 September and 1 December.

These rates apply from 1 June 2020. You can use the previous rates for up to 1 month from the date the new rates apply.

Engine sizePetrol – amount per mileLPG – amount per mile
1400cc or less10 pence6 pence
1401cc to 2000cc12 pence8 pence
Over 2000cc17 pence11 pence
Engine sizeDiesel – amount per mile
1600cc or less8 pence
1601cc to 2000cc9 pence
Over 2000cc12 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 4 pence per mile.

Electricity is not a fuel for car fuel benefit purposes.

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