Drivers’ hours and tachographs: goods vehicles

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Rules on drivers’ hours and tachographs for vehicles used for the carriage of goods in Great Britain and Europe.

This guide (sometimes known as the ‘GV262’) gives general guidance about drivers’ and tachograph rules for vehicles used for the carriage of goods.

Rules that have been relaxed to help businesses during the coronavirus pandemic

Guidance Rules that have been relaxed to help businesses during the coronavirus pandemic

A list of the rules that have been temporarily relaxed to make it easier for businesses to continue working through the disruption caused by coronavirus (COVID-19).


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Temporary relaxation of the enforcement of the drivers’ hours rules: all sectors carriage of goods by road

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Temporary relaxation of the EU and GB drivers’ hours rules for drivers carrying goods by road.


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The Department for Transport introduced a temporary and limited urgent relaxation of the enforcement of both the EU and GB drivers’ hours rules in England, Scotland and Wales 23 March 2020.