No VAT currently charged
No Vat is currently charged on the Dartford Crossing. The 2003 leglislation applies to privately operated tolls and "Le Crossing Company Ltd" who currently run the Dartford Crossing are contractors acting on behalf of The Highways Agency who are the operators and outside the scope of the 2003 leglislation.
If it is of any help the following tolls do not charge VAT:
Forth Road Bridge
And the following ones do charge VAT:
Clifton Suspension Bridge
Rixton and Warburton Bridge
Severn River Crossing
Shrewsbury (Kingsland) Bridge
Whitney on Wye Bridge
Thursday, January 1, 2015
|Year||21 and over||18 to 20||Under 18||Apprentice*|
|2014 (current rate)||£6.50||£5.13||£3.79||£2.73|
*This rate is for apprentices aged 16 to 18 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. All other apprentices are entitled to the National Minimum Wage for their age.
The rates are usually updated every October, so the current rates apply from October 2014.