HL Deb 06 March 1995 vol 562 c2WA
Lord Clinton-Davis

askedHer Majesty's Government:

How many prosecutions have been initiated over the past 12 months against owners or drivers of lorries coming from eastern and central Europe for failing to apply anti-pollution standards that are in force in the United Kingdom and the rest of the European Union.

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Transport (Viscount Goschen):

No separate statistics are kept on the number of prosecutions for emission offences against foreign lorry operators.