Looking into the future

Back for its ninth year, National Lorry Week is rolling into the future. Over the past year, we’ve witnessed incredible advancements in technology, sustainability and safety across the road transport industry. Now, it’s time to showcase these achievements and challenge perceptions like never before.

What to expect

Our roadshow travels across the four nations of the UK for four weeks, showcasing the industry and everything it has to offer. We will celebrate the incredible people who make this sector what it is, and demonstrate that it is greener, cleaner and more technology-driven than ever before. By engaging with members, industry partners, schools, colleges, and Government, we will celebrate sustainability and showcase the latest in eco-friendly vehicles, fuels, and warehousing innovations that are driving positive change.

This year’s campaign is sponsored by…

RHA Insurances Services Logo
Transaid Logo
Snap Logo
The Fuelcard Company Logo
DigiHaul Logo
DAF Logo
Backhouse Jones
Driver Hire Logo
Durite Logo
Labcraft Logo
Schmitz Cargobull Logo
Fuel Active Logo
Microlise Logo


Dynamic, innovative and exciting

As we venture into National Lorry Week 2023, we’re proud of the strides the industry has made towards sustainability. From greener vehicles to in-house improvements, our dedicated members have been at the forefront of innovation.

It’s not just about transporting goods – it’s about inspiring the next generation. This year, we’re committed to promoting road safety among primary school children, and showcasing the vital role that lorries play in our daily lives.

We believe in nurturing future talent and educating young people about the diverse and rewarding careers available in the industry. From green roles that lead us towards sustainability, to technical positions that embrace the latest advancements – the road transport sector offers limitless opportunities.

What is logistics?

Logistics is the industry which manages how things are acquired, stored, and transported to their final destination, be that road, air, rail or sea.

Logistics is a dynamic and exciting industry which offers a range of opportunities to people from all backgrounds. There are thousands of careers that support the process of moving goods.


Who are the RHA?

We’re a trade body that represents the logistics industry and commercial vehicle operators. .

We champion the interests of the sector at the heart of Government. Our aim is [DB1] to lead change that benefits society, and to promote compliance and the safest standards.

Our members are mostly hauliers, coach operators, van operators, and logistics sector professionals – all of whom benefit from industry-leading best practice.

We have nearly 80 years’ experience of representing our sector and offer a wide range of services, including: