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PRA calls for extension of business rates relief

PRA 21/09/2020

"We strongly recommend that the present 100% business rates relief for Filling Stations (PFS) is continued beyond April 2021, until such time as the Covid-19 restrictions have become less onerous", Brian Madderson, Chairman of the PRA

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PRA supports the actions taken by independent operators during covid-19 crisis

PRA 06/08/2020

“The Covid-19 lockdown from late March saw fuel volumes across the UK drop instantly and dramatically. Reports of reductions up to 85 to 90% against “normal” levels were noted from smaller independents. This is significantly higher than the BEIS daily average figure, which was closer to 70%. The BEIS daily average still indicates the severity of the business loss to operators”, said Brian Madderson, Chairman of the PRA

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PRA outlines forecourts' concerns with 2035 combustion engine ban proposal

PRA 30/07/2020

“Ending the sale of new petrol, diesel, and hybrid cars and vans by 2035 or earlier would not only be unfeasible but seriously economically damaging, particularly at a time when the economy is struggling to recover from the Coronavirus lockdown. The original date of 2040 is already a very tough ask”, said Brian Madderson, Chairman of the PRA.

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