HMRC Advisory Fuel Rates

(updated 01 September 2019)

Advisory Fuel Rates (AFRs) announced from 1 September 2019

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) have advised the advisory fuel rates (AFR’s) that will apply from 1st September 2019. These rates only apply to employees using a company car.

Previous rates can be used for up to one month from the date the new rates apply – previous rates can be found here.


Engine size Petrol – amount per mile
1400cc or less 12 pence
1401cc to 2000cc 14 pence
Over 2000cc 21 pence


Engine size LPG – amount per mile
1400cc or less 8 pence
1401cc to 2000cc 10 pence
Over 2000cc 14 pence


Engine size Diesel – amount per mile
1600cc or less 10 pence
1601cc to 2000cc 11 pence
Over 2000cc 14 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.

For further information please visit the HM Revenue & Customs site here 


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