Posted On : 11th Aug, 2017

ACFO Autumn Seminar – The State of the Nation
21st September, MINI Plant Oxford
Fleet management is changing at an unprecedented pace triggering a spectacular increase in fleet administration, which is why we we are turning the spotlight on ‘The State of the Nation’ at our autumn seminar. The event is being held on 21st September at Plant Oxford, the production home of the iconic MINI owned by BMW Group (UK), which along with business mobility and fleet leasing experts Alphabet GB and the BVRLA, is sponsoring the seminar.

John Pryor, chairman of ACFO,  said: “There is huge uncertainty across the country as a consequence of the Brexit negotiations and following the general election which, allied to major changes in taxation and legislation impacting on the fleet sector means change on a scale that I do not believe the fleet industry has previously seen.
“At the seminar a range of expert speakers will put into context what is happening and aim to draw some conclusions as to the action fleet decision-makers can take to ensure management of their transport and travel operations reflect what is happening and, potentially, what will occur over the weeks, months and years to come.
To read more and book please click here

ACFO Awards 2017
There are just four weeks for nominations to be made for our 2017 Awards – Have you nominated yet?
Whose products and services have impressed you? Is there a safety initiative you feel has made a significant influence or impact? And what is the best fleet car, the best ultra low emission vehicle, or the the best van?
Nominations are open to all and you may nominate as many times as you wish.
Nominations will close on 8th September. To make your nomination please click here.

ACFO Awards after dinner speaker is Louise Goodman

The evening’s guest speaker will be Louise Goodman, an award-winning TV presenter and journalist with more than 20 years of media and motor racing experience. She became known as ‘the first woman of Formula One’ after making her name as part ITV’s Grand Prix presentation team.
To enquire about both table and ticket sales as well as sponsorship packages please contact the MSO by clicking here.
London Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ).
The Mayor of London has set out plans to extend the central London Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ). The first phase is the proposed expansion London-wide for heavy vehicles only (heavy goods vehicles, buses and coaches) by 2020. The second phase proposed is extending the ULEZ from Central London up to the North and South Circular roads for all vehicles (including cars) by 2021.

To understand the economic and business impacts of these proposals Transport for London is undertaking a survey of business operating within Greater London and would like your thoughts. To access the survey please click here.
To view the presentation from TFL please login to your members area and click here.

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