PLV Action Plan

PLV Action Plan


MCIA & Zemo Partnership's Joint Action Plan "Realising the Full Potential of Zero Emission Powered Light Vehicles". A Joint Action Plan for Government and Industry.

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The Action Plan: Realising the Full Potential of Zero Emission Vehicles, is a groundbreaking industry initiative that charts a definitive pathway towards unlocking the immense potential of the L-Category sector. 

In a first-of-its-kind collaboration, the Motorcycle Industry Association (MCIA) and Zemo Partnership answered a Government call to action in the Department for Transport’s Transport Decarbonisation Plan. Launched in July 2021, the Transport Decarbonisation Plan tasked us with producing a roadmap that addresses the barriers holding our sector back and capitalises on the abundant opportunities that lie ahead.

Member? Download Resources you can use to support the Action Plan Here 

MP? Download Resources you can use to support the Action Plan Here

A New Dawn for the L-Category Sector:
Until now, the L-Category sector has operated on the fringes, hindered by a lack of recognition and support from the Government. But this has changed. The Government's mandate to the MCIA marked a pivotal moment - an acknowledgment of our sector's vital role in shaping the future of sustainable transportation.

Four Pillars, Ten Actions:
The Action Plan is built on four pillars, each representing a strategic focus that is essential to realising the true potential of the L-Category sector:
1.    Supply Ahead of Demand: Delivering the Product
2.    Drive Demand: Stimulating the Market
3.    Improve Access: Offering Viable Alternatives
4.    Increase Integration: Incorporating PLVs into Infrastructure and Communities

Within each pillar, we've outlined ten pivotal actions that demand immediate attention from both the Government, local and national, and industry stakeholders. These actions aren't just aspirations - they're a blueprint for change that will propel us towards achieving net zero emissions and aligning with the ambitious visions of future cities.

Seizing the Moment:
The Action Plan is not merely a document; it's a rallying cry for collective transformation. It's a call to the Government, industry players, and stakeholders to unite in purpose and drive meaningful change. Together, we have the power to break down barriers, ignite demand, and integrate L-Category vehicles into the fabric of our communities and infrastructure.

Your Role in the Journey:
As we navigate the road ahead, we invite you to be an active participant in this monumental journey. Join us in advocating for change, in pushing for policy shifts, and in embracing the possibilities that the L-Category sector brings to the table. With your support, we can turn this plan into reality, enabling a cleaner, more connected, and more vibrant transportation landscape for all.