Press releases

New FTA guide keeps international operators compliant Thu Jun 11 16:22:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association’s (FTA) latest International Road Transport Guide, published annually, provides essential information for UK-based operators about the countries of the EU, and ...

Increased light dues will impose a heavy burden Thu Jun 11 16:05:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has criticised the increases to light dues announced by the government this week. ...

FTA responds to new ministerial announcements Tue Jun 09 16:38:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) today welcomed the appointment of Sadiq Khan as Minister of State and Chris Mole as Parliamentary Under Secretary, within the Department for Transport. ...

Third transport secretary in year could unsettle freight Fri Jun 05 16:45:00 BST 2009

Leading trade body the Freight Transport Association (FTA) today welcomed the appointment of Lord Adonis as the Secretary of State for Transport, but warned that continuing political turmoil ...

FTA anticipates improved road safety as VOSA roadside checks ‘go live’ Thu May 28 15:23:00 BST 2009

From today (28 May) Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) examiners are expected to begin issuing fixed penalties to drivers for infringements detected during roadside enforcement checks. ...