Advisory fuel rates from 1 March 2016

If you’re an employee using a company car on a business trip, you’ll need to claim back mileage at the correct rates.

Here are the rates to use from 1 March 2016. The previous fuel rates can be used up to 31 March 2016. If your car is a hybrid, you can treat it as either petrol or diesel for the purposes of claiming back mileage.


Engine size Petrol – amount per mile LPG – amount per mile
1400cc or less 10 pence 7 pence
1401cc to 2000cc 12 pence 8 pence
Over 2000cc 19 pence 13 pence
Engine size Diesel – amount per mile
1600cc or less 8 pence
1601cc to 2000cc 10 pence
Over 2000cc 11 pence