4 Aug 2023

Sadiq Khan widens Ulez scrappage scheme to all Londoners

The extension of the ultra low emission zone in London, designed to improve air quality in the capital by charging £12.50 a day to drivers of older polluting cars, has become something of a thorny issue for Labour following last month’s by-elections.

Keir Starmer asked the London Labour mayor, Sadiq Khan to “reflect” on the policy following the party’s failure to win the outer London seat of Uxbridge. Today Sadiq Khan announced a number of changes to the scheme.