HGV speed limit change in England and Wales. 18/03/15
Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) will be increasing from 6 April 2015.
The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency is increasing the speed limits for some HGV vehicles because they will better reflect the capabilities of modern HGV's and help to increase economic efficiency by removing outdated restrictions.
The national speed limits for HGVs over 7.5 tonnes, travelling on a single carriageway will be increased from 40mph to 50mph.
The speed limit for HGVs over 7.5 tonnes, travelling on dual carriageways will increase from 50mph to 60mph.
All information provided is believed to be correct at the time of publication.