Advisory fuel rates for company cars from 1 September 2021

26 August 2021

Company car advisory fuel rates that apply from 1 September 2021 have been published.

HMRC has issued details of the latest Advisory Fuel Rates (AFRs) for Company Cars. Rates are to be applied from 1 September 2021. 

For one month from the date of change, employers may use either the previous or new current rates, as they choose. Employers may therefore make or require supplementary payments if they so wish but are under no obligation to do either.

The new rates are below (previous rate in brackets where there is a change):

Engine size



1400cc or less

12p (11p)

7p (8p)

1401cc to 2000cc

14p (13p)

8p (9p)

Over 2000cc

20p (19p)

12p (14p)

Engine size


1600cc or less

10p (9p)

1601cc to 2000cc

12p (11p)

Over 2000cc

15p (13p)

Hybrid cars are treated as either petrol or diesel cars for this purpose.


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