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The Dartford–Thurrock Crossing Tolls Order 1989

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Article 2


Classes of VehiclesTolls for a single journey using the crossing

(1) For each bicycle (not being mechanically powered).

No toll

(2) For each motor cycle or mechanically powered bicycle, with or without sidecar, and whether or not conveyed by any service provided under section 27 (Services for transporting cycles and cyclists through crossing) of the Dartford–Thurrock Crossing Act 1988.


(3) For each motor car, including motor car with three wheels, or taxi (up to 30 cwts unladen weight).


(4) For each light or medium goods vehicle, motor coach, omnibus or tractor having no more than two axles.


(5) For each heavy goods vehicle, motor coach or omnibus having more than two axles.


(6) For each special type vehicle which is only permitted to be on the roads under the authority of an order made by the Secretary of State under section 44 of the Road Traffic Act 1988(1).


(7) For each trailer, the same toll as for the vehicle towing it. Where a vehicle used for drawing a trailer has the trailer attached to it by partial superimposition, the vehicle and trailer shall for the purpose of determining the amount of the toll be treated as if they together formed a single vehicle.

(8) For vehicles not specified in the foregoing list, the toll shall be that in respect of the most comparable class of vehicle.

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