Motis eases the pain of HGV levy

Customs clearance and truck services firm Motis has put in place arrangements to help drivers arriving from the Continent to pay the UK’s HGV Levy which restarted on 1 August, having been paused during the Covid pandemic. Drivers can pay in cash or by card at Dover using a Motis tablet that will facilitate the completion of an eForm with all the required information. Dedicated staff at the FSA (Freight ... [+]

Irish ‘back door’ to France slammed shut

All UK passport holders entering France from Ireland will need to present printed evidence of a negative result from a private (not NHS) pre-departure Covid-19 PCR or other antigen test taken up to 72 hours prior to their arrival, reports ferry booking agency Motis. They must also complete a Covid-19 declaration ... [+]

Success for Mr Motis-ation

Months of intensive training paid off for Chris Polwart, who combines the triathlon with being commercial director at trucking services firm Motis Ireland. Competing at gruelling ITU Triathlon (Age Group) World Championships in Australia, he finished with a time of 2hrs 07 minutes, 33 Seconds – 31st out of 95 ... [+]

Mr Motis-ation

While the rest of us are thinking of summer holidays, Chris Polwart, commercial director at trucking services firm Motis Ireland will be heading for Australia’s Gold Coast in September, not for a break but to compete in the gruelling ITU Triathlon (Age Group) World Championships, representing team GB. He will be ... [+]

New truckstop for Dover

Freight services company Motis has completed phase 1 of a £1m investment in Dover with the opening of a new freight clearance and truckstop in the port. The facility includes a full range of driver amenities, truckwash and upgraded cargo handling facilities including ambient, frozen and chilled storage and transhipment ... [+]

More services for Dover truckers

Motis, the Irish-based freight services specialist that took over the Freight Services Agency and truckstop in the Port of Dover in 2012, is investing £1million to develop the site. Cargo handling facilities are being upgraded to include ambient, frozen and chilled storage and transhipment. Safety and security is being further ... [+]

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