Dear Colleague,

This week we wrote to the Prime Minister to urge the Government to include automotive retailers in the first wave of non-essential retail reopening and allow our sector to safely restart. Please find more details in this week’s news.

COVID-19 Support

We continue to provide franchised retailers with support on all the business areas affected by COVID-19. NFDA’s website and social media channels are regularly updated with the latest communications from us.

Daily Bulletin

Our daily bulletin is sent every afternoon to all members to provide timely updates and guidance. If you are an NFDA member and not currently receiving our bulletin, please email

Legal Guidance

Legal guidance, templates for staff and customers, as well as useful links, can be downloaded and accessed at NFDA members can contact us directly for further information and more detailed advice.

Industry Issues

To read online the latest updates on key industry issues and other COVID-19 related articles, please visit

In this week’s newsletter we also cover the latest results of the NFDA EV Dealer Attitude Survey and an important update from OLEV on the payments of the Plug-In Car Grant, please find more information below.

NFDA is your trade association, if you require any assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our member helpline at 01788 538303.

Sue Robinson, NFDA Director