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World embassies notch up £75,364,182 in unpaid congestion charge

Embassies around the world have notched up more than £75 million in unpaid London congestion charge debt over the last decade.

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Figures from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office show the total value of unpaid congestion charge since its introduction in February 2003 until the end of last year was £75,364,182.

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Here are the top five embassies for unpaid congestion charge in London.

  • 1) US Embassy: 70,637 fines, total outstanding bill of £8,172,245
  • 2) Japanese Embassy: 48,520 fines, total outstanding bill of £5,623,040
  • 3) Russian Federation Embassy: 44,145 fines, total outstanding bill of £5,123,450
  • 4) High Commission of the Federal Republic of Nigeria: 39,604 fines, total outstanding bill of £4,552,745
  • 5) Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany: 34,051 fines, total outstanding bill of £3,928,680