DPD UK commits to electric deliveries in Oxford - CILT(UK)
You are here: Home > News > Latest News



































DPD UK commits to electric deliveries in Oxford

29 July 2021/Categories: CILT, Industry News, Logistics & Supply Chain, Net-Zero

DPD UK has confirmed that all future parcel deliveries in Oxford will be made with electric vehicles.  


Oxford will become DPD’s first all-electric city, with nine further UK ‘green cities’ to be confirmed this year.


Vision 25 is DPD’s pledge to deliver ‘green’ to 25 major UK towns and cities, covering 25 per cent of the UK population by 2025, and is backed by a £111 million investment in electric vehicles. 


All Oxford parcel deliveries will be made from DPD’s new Bicester eco-depot. 


The 60,000 sq ft hub at Symmetry Park is DPD’s first ‘net zero carbon in construction’ building, as regulated by the UK Green Building Council.


The depot has a fleet of 40 electric vehicles, and they will deliver over 15,000 parcels a week right across the city.



Number of views (6857)

Theme picker

Registered Office:

Earlstrees Court, Earlstrees Road, Corby
Northants, NN17 4AX
Main Switchboard: 01536 740100

Company Registration Number: 2629347 
(A Company Limited by Guarantee)
Charity Registration Number: 1004963

© The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport