Nationwide suppliers of

BS 2869 A2 Gas Oil (Red Diesel)

Bulk fuel deliveries of 500 litres up to 36,000 litres and everything in between.
Smaller quantities available in 205L drums and 25L jerry cans.

Meets BS2869 A2 Standards

Competitive Pricing

Rapid Delivery Times

Excellent Service

Are you looking for a competitive price for Gas Oil / Red Diesel?  

Compass Fuels supply Gas Oil / Red Diesel in bulk and barrels from 20L containers to 36,000L bulk drops to sites all over the UK – same day / next day / weekend deliveries available.  

Our entire diesel supply comes straight from our depot, giving us the ability to provide a great service and the highest quality fuel for your vehicles and machinery.  

Our diesel meets BS 2869 A2 specification with all the necessary seasonal requirements for summer and winter grades.

Over the years we’ve heard many other names for red diesel including:

  • 35 Second Oil
  • Cherry / Pink diesel or Agricultural Tractor Diesel
  • 10ppm Gas Oil – 10 parts per million sulphur content
  • ULSG / Ultra Low Sulphur Gas Oil (Class A2)

Call 0330 128 9838 now for today’s price and fast UK delivery.

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What is Gas Oil used for?

Red diesel is a reduced/low duty fuel and is also subject to a lower 5% VAT rate unless over 2300 litres is delivered in any single delivery, then it must revert back to 20% VAT.

The fuel is marked with a special red dye allowing Customs and Excise to identify when and where red diesel has been used, and also to trace the origins of supply.

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Get in touch

To learn more about our bulk gas oil / red diesel delivery service, call our fuel experts today on 0330 128 9838 to request a quote.

Who can still use Gas Oil and other rebated fuel after the 31st March 2022?

• “For vehicles and machinery used in agriculture, horticulture, fish farming and forestry.
This includes allowing vehicles used for agriculture to be used for cutting verges and hedges, snow clearance and gritting roads
• To propel passenger, freight or maintenance vehicles designed to run on rail tracks.
• For heating and electricity generation in non-commercial premises – this includes the heating of homes and buildings such as places of worship, hospitals and town halls; off-grid power generation; and non-propulsion uses on permanently-moored houseboats
• For maintaining community amateur sports clubs as well as golf courses (including activities such as ground maintenance, and the heating and lighting of clubhouses, changing rooms etc.)
• As fuel for all marine craft refuelling and operating in the UK (including fishing and water freight industries), except for propelling private pleasure craft in Northern Ireland
• For powering the machinery (including caravans) of travelling fairs and circuses”. Even then, there are particular rules on how red diesel can be used in these approved areas.
For more info please refer to Government guidance via the link below.
These rules will also extend fuel duty to “biodiesel, bioblends and fuel substitutes used in heating, applying the rebated duty rate to non-commercial heating and the full rate of duty to commercial heating.” (Source:

Why choose Compass Fuels as your Red Diesel supplier?

Compass Fuels are one of the UK’s leading red diesel suppliers for both the superb service we provide, and the rapid delivery of red diesel fuel at short notice anywhere in the country.

  • 100% UK nationwide delivery coverage
  • Rapid delivery times –  Same day, next day and our standard delivery time is within 1-3 working days.
  • Flexible account payments for commercial users of red diesel.
  • 24/7 – 365 days a year operating enabling you to order red diesel any time of day or night.
  • Over 600+ red diesel supply points throughout the UK.
  • Fuel Management / Top-Up strategies unique to your business to make sure you never run out of red diesel.
  • One stop shop – Just one number to call for anything fuel oil related – 0330 128 9838

Red Diesel Prices and Quantities

With 20+ years experience as red diesel suppliers and the buying power we have accumulated, Compass is able secure red diesel prices at the best rates available to you. We can offer you anything from a 205 litre barrel up to 36,000 litres on an articulated tanker and our fleet includes the ever popular “baby tanker”. If space really is an issue we also have the ability to pump over barrels of fuel oil from a van, meaning we can reach even the most remote and difficult access jobs going!

Emergency / Out of Hours deliveries arranged quickly!

Our team are specialists in reacting to sites requiring red diesel at very short notice. If a tanker delivery isn’t available same day we may be able to deliver or pump over from barrels to avoid your site coming to a complete stand-still, saving you both time and money.

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William WhitlaWilliam Whitla
17:19 28 Nov 23
Jimmy was a star, great help
sam poultonsam poulton
16:51 28 Nov 23
Amazing service provided today by Jimmy. Would 100% recommend and use again.
Philip DohertyPhilip Doherty
10:14 28 Nov 23
Quality service from Jim, he's the man to call especially when you are in a bind.
Gary NobleGary Noble
10:13 28 Nov 23
Great service, big thanks to jimmy was extremely helpful
Stuart KerrStuart Kerr
13:54 17 Oct 23
The new boiler ran out of fuel in the middle of the night and this caused several issue's as you can imagine. A quick panicked phone call first thing and the reply was perfect, "don't worry, we'll get some out to you". Less than 1 hour later he was onsite with fuel. excellent service and really helped us out, can't thank them enough.
Personalised PopPersonalised Pop
10:52 12 Oct 23
Best out there!! I’ve run out a few times and they never let me down. I now have a sensor and so they’ll auto deliver. Brilliant team!
anthony rimmeranthony rimmer
04:36 12 Oct 23
Hats off to Nick and the team for tremendous customer service and ensuring immediate refuelling when required. To be fair they never fail to deliver......... right across the board.
Josh briggsJosh briggs
08:59 29 Sep 23
Very nice staff, great service, couldn’t fault the company at all !
Sarah withingtonSarah withington
20:53 11 Jan 23
Ordered via boilerjuice on standard 2 week delivery received a text message 24 hours before oil was delivered to prep for delivery, delivered only 3 days after Order fantastic! I live in very rural location driver telephoned for directions was polite and friendly, filled tank super quick and left. No issues at all would definitely recommend

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