Motorhome Legal

Welcome to our motorhome and campervan legal information blogs.

We’ve been providing motorhome insurance for over 30 years. With our wealth of experience, we’ve created these blogs to help provide some useful legal information to anyone who owns or drives a motorhome, campervan or caravan whether in the UK or abroad. Read on to find out more…

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Motorhome Owners Warned about Laws Concerning Alcohol over Christmas

During the Christmas period, many motorhome owners are planning on driving to their destinations, enjoying the festivities, and then sleeping in their vehicles. However, they are now being warned that if they are not careful they could possibly still be accused of being over the legal alcohol limit and being “in charge” of their vehicle.…
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Leasing your Motorhome

  There’s nothing more convenient than owning your own motorhome and if you have the cash available, there’s absolutely no reason why you shouldn’t. The problem is, work often takes priority over play, and we don’t always get to use our motorhomes as often as we would like. That leaves them sitting on the driveway…
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Weighbridges for Motorhomes

  You may have read our article a week or so ago about height, weight and width restrictions and how best to avoid them. One method that is well known to most heavy freight drivers but not to so many motorhome owners is the weighbridge or, in the US, the truck scale. So how can…
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Personalised Registration Plates for Motorhomes

  Everyone has their own opinion about personalised number-plates and they do tend to polarise opinions: you really do love them or you hate them! However, plenty of motorhome owners love them; they can make a great addition to any motorhome and they can make ideal birthday or Christmas presents for loved ones. There are…
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Additional Drivers

  Often in the motorhome insurance world, there is some confusion about the place of additional (or ‘named’) drivers. Adding additional drivers, particularly if they are young or inexperienced drivers can affect the price of the overall insurance policy and can also have impacts upon particular a driver’s no claims policy. Here is a quick…
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VAT on Static Caravans

  Amongst all the Jubilee celebrations, you might have noticed a news story late last week about the government’s intention to take a ‘U-Turn’ on their plans to increase the VAT on static caravans to the standard rate of 20%. The changes will affect all of the camping industry and whether you’re interested in static…
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