Refund Rates of Excise Duty
Refund Rates of Excise Duty
Refund Rates of Excise Duty

Refund Rates Of Excise Duty, Valid For Trucks And Busses


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  • Complete management of you excise duty applications from deposit to refund.
  • Updates in excise duty on diesel oil regulations and rates.


Latest refund rates for trucks and buses

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Period Rate per litre diesel oil Trucks/Buses
01.04.21-30.06.21: € 0,1571 freight transport
01.04.21-30.06.21: € 0,2171 passenger transport
01.01.21-31.03.21 € 0,1571 freight transport
01.01.21-31.03.21 € 0,2171 passenger transport
01.10.20-31.12.20: € 0,1571 freight transport
01.10.20-31.12.20: € 0,2171 passenger transport
01.07.20-30.09.20: € 0,1571 freight transport
01.07.20-30.09.20: € 0,2171 passenger transport
For the 1st half-year 2020: € 0,1572 for trucks
For the 1st half-year 2020: € 0,2172 for buses
For the 2nd half-year 2019: € 0,1771 for trucks
For the 2nd half-year 2019: € 0,2171 for buses
For the 1st half-year 2019: € 0,1771 for trucks
For the 1st half-year 2019: € 0,2171 for buses
For the 2nd half-year 2018: € 0,1775 for trucks
For the 2nd half-year 2018: € 0,2175 for buses
For the 1st half-year 2018: € 0,1775 for trucks
For the 1st half-year 2018: € 0,2175 for buses
For the 2nd half-year 2017: € 0,1142 for trucks
For the 2nd half-year 2017: € 0,1542 for buses
For the 1st half-year 2017: € 0,1142 for trucks
For the 1st half-year 2017: € 0,1542 for buses


  • For trucks of at least 7.5 tons
  • Buses: Please note that only diesel oil for transportation of passengers is refundable
  • Refund is granted to transport companies and coach operators from EU countries
  • The truck must be registered in an EU country
Period Rate per litre oil
01.08.21 - 31.08.21 € 0,2476158
01.07.21 - 31.07.21 € 0,2476158
01.06.21 - 30.06.21 € 0,2476158
01.05.21 - 31.05.21 € 0,2476158
01.04.21 - 30.04.21 € 0,2476158
01.03.21 - 31.03.21 € 0,2476158
01.02.21 - 28.02.21 € 0,2476158
01.01.21 - 31.01.21 € 0,2476158
01.12.20 - 31.12.20 € 0,2476158
01.11.20 - 30.11.20 € 0,2476158
01.10.20 - 31.10.20 € 0,2476158
01.09.20 - 30.09.20 € 0,2476158


  • Trucks of at least 7.5 tons
  • For buses with a capacity to transport at least 9 persons (excl. driver)
  • Refund is granted to transport companies and coach operators from EU countries
Period Rate per litre diesel oil
01.04.21 - 30.06.21: € 0,21418000
01.01.21 - 31.03.21 € 0,21418000
01.10.20 - 31.12.20: € 0,21418000
01.07.20 - 30.09.20: € 0,21418000
01.04.20 - 30.06.20: € 0,21418000
01.01.20 - 31.03.20: € 0,21418000
01.10.19 - 31.12.19: € 0,21418000
01.07.19 - 30.09.19: € 0,21418000


  • EU hauliers carrying out transport of goods and coach operators carrying out regular traffic, can obtain refund of excise duty on diesel oil in Italy
  • For trucks of at least 7.5 tons and classified with at least euro class 3
  • Applications can only be submitted quarterly
  • The minimum amount for an application is € 25,00
As of 01.01.2019, the regional/refund rate for diesel tax in Spain will be the same in all regions.

This means that as of 01.01.2019 the excise duty on diesel oil will be refunded with EUR 0.048 + the main rate EUR 0.001 per litre in all regions. A total of EUR 0.049 per litre will be refunded.

Region 2019 2020
Andalucia 0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Aragón 0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Asturias
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Baleares
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Cantabria
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Castilla La Mancha
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Castilla Leon
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Cataluña
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Extremadura
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Galicia 0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Madrid 0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Murcia
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Navarra
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
La Rioja
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Valencia
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR
Pais Vasco
0,048 EUR 0,048 EUR


  • For trucks of at least 7.5 tons
  • The maximum refund per vehicle per year is 50.000 litres. The purchases must be paid with a "professional diesel card", as the data as regards the diesel purchases must be transferred directly from the supplier to the Spanish authorities
  • The refund is, however, only possible from the quarter from your company and vehicles have been registered with the Spanish authorities.
  • EU Companies can obtain refund of excise duty in diesel oil in Spain
Period Rate per litre diesel oil
July 2021
€ 0,05767
June 2021
€ 0,05767
May 2021
€ 0,05767
April 2021
€ 0,05767
March 2021
€ 0,05767
February 2021
€ 0,05767
January 2021
€ 0,05767
December 2020
€ 0,05767
November 2020
€ 0,05767
October 2020
€ 0,05767
September 2020
€ 0,03884
August 2020
€ 0,01898
July 2020
€ 0,02119
June 2020
€ 0,06047
May 2020 € 0,11645
April 2020 € 0,07729
March 2020 € 0,06272
February 2020 € 0,06272
January 2020 € 0,06272
December 2019 € 0,06272
November 2019 € 0,06272
October 2019 € 0,06272
September 2019 € 0,06272
August 2019 € 0,06272


  • Slovenia does not require that the truck must be registered in an EU country
  • For trucks of at least 7.5 tons
  • For buses with a capacity to transport at least 9 persons (excl. driver)
  • The refund rate is fixed once a month valid for the previous month
  • Refund is granted to transport companies and coach operators from EU countries and EFTA countries (Switzerland, Lichtenstein, Norway and Iceland)
Period Rate per litre diesel oil
01.07.21 - 30.09.21: HUF 3,5
01.04.21 - 30.06.21: HUF 3,5
01.01.21 - 31.03.21: HUF 13,5
01.10.20 - 31.12.20: HUF 13,5
01.07.20 - 30.09.20: HUF 13,5
01.04.20 - 30.06.20: HUF 3,5
01.01.20 - 31.03.20: HUF 3,5
01.10.19 - 31.12.19: HUF 3,5


  • Refund is granted to transport companies and coach operators from EU countries and EFTA countries (Switzerland, Lichtenstein, Norway and Iceland)
  • For trucks with a gross weight of at least 7.5 tons
  • For buses in the categories M2 and M3