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Large Goods Vehicles

Question for Department for Transport

UIN HL5631, tabled on 27 February 2017

To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they intend to introduce weigh-in-motion sensors to the road networks of England and Wales, in the light of their use in Scotland.

Answered on

8 March 2017

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) currently uses a network of weigh-in-motion sensors combined with Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) cameras at eleven strategic locations across England. There are no weigh-in-motion sensors in Wales.