Automatic Tachograph Downloading 

Automatic remote tachograph downloading, a quick and easy solution to staying compliant.

Tacho download

Save time and stay compliant 

Tachograph data must be downloaded at least once every 90 days and driver card data – once every 28 days. Failing to comply with these rules and regulations may result in considerable fines. Why not to do it automatically to save time and stay compliant?

Why should you use our automatic Downloading?

Simple solution to a recurring problem

Perfect for businesses of all sizes

Automatic downloading does not require direct access to the vehicle and can be completed when your vehicle is on the road. Your transport manager can download .ddd files directly from the Fleet Planner portal without the need access to vehicle.

Automatic downloading for vehicle and driver data

Have you been worrying about downloading the vehicle or driver tachograph data on time? With our device fitted to the vehicle, the data will be downloaded automatically when the card is inserted into the tachograph VU.

No extra fees for SIM cards

SIM card fees are included in our prices. It is a simple fit and drive solution.

Live GPS tracking included

Access to your vehicle’s live position, journeys and speed to increase security, help you with route planning and monitor your fleet.

It is not as complicated as it looks

A simple device to solve a recurring problem

£80.00 + VAT

£12.00 + VAT per month

Automatic downloading of tachograph data and live GPS tracking

The vehicle and driver’s tachograph data will be automatically downloaded directly from the vehicle tachograph remotely. This removes the need for you to manually download tachograph data for analysis, and be in the vehicle to track and access the data; saving time and increasing fleet efficiency.

Access to driver and vehicles .ddd files from the Fleet Planner portal. This means that all tachograph data can be found in one place and stored for up to 24 months or more to stay in compliance with your Operator’s Licence undertakings.

Live GPS tracking. This enables you to track your vehicles journeys, save money on fuel costs, and track the speed of your vehicle.

Easy installation via FMS connector or tachograph cable.

SIM card provided by Fleet Planner

A battery that will allow the device to work without an external power source.

Additional devices to fit your live tracking needs

Ultra small OBDII Socket Plug and Track GPS tracker device for vans and cars

Easy connection by OBDII socket. This is a very practical option for fleet management with light commercial vehicles looking for a simple tracking device.

Backup Battery.

SIM card provided by Fleet Planner.

Not suitable for HGVs.

£80.00 + VAT

£12.00 + VAT per month

Small GPS tracker for trailers

Easy connection.

This device is ideal for applications where the location of the vehicle is required to be monitored.

Dimensions 79 x 43 x 12 mm (L x W x H).

SIM card provided by Fleet Planner.

Long Battery life 170 mAh. 24 hours without external power.

£39.00 + VAT

£12.00 + VAT per month

Portable GPS tracking

Plug and Play GPS tracker. This device is plugged into the cigarette lighter power, making this very easy to install and use.

Easy way for tracking of rented or spare vehicles.

SIM card provided by Fleet Planner.

Internal battery included.

£50.00 + VAT

£12.00 + VAT per month

Are you unsure about which device will suit you?

If you are unsure about what devices would best suit your business requirements, then we can offer in depth advice based on budget, operations and your needs.

Other Tachograph Downloading Devices

Digidown Plus

Built-in Card Reader. Downloads any tachograph card directly without the need for a company card. Also downloads Driver Cards inserted in your tachograph.

Easy to use. Integrated buttons to select your required download and LEDs to show progress.

Long battery life. More than 2,000 card downloads with two AA batteries (included). No batteries needed for downloading from tachographs.

Removable Memory Card. Great for storage, sending back to base or retention as evidence

USB Connection. Connects directly to your PC’s USB port for easy file transfer.

Robust. Designed to last.

£180.00 + VAT


Easy to use. Integrated buttons to select your required download and LEDs to show progress.

Driver cards. Downloads driver cards inserted in your tachograph.

Removable Memory Card. Great for storage, sending back to base or retention as evidence.

USB Connection. Connects directly to your PC’s USB port for easy file transfer.

Robust. Designed to last.

£135.00 + VAT

We help with other areas of compliance  

Our Services

Operator’s Licence Application Support

Easy and hassle free support with new Operator’s Licence applications or Variations to your current licences. Expert advice and guidance throughout the application process. All applications are prepared and reviewed by one of our CPC qualified Transport Managers.

FORS Accreditation

Practical and hands on assistance with preparation for the initial FORS Accreditation audit or subsequent annual audits. A library of document templates to assist with management, operations, vehicles and staff requirements.

Public Inquiry Assistance

Expert advice and support for a DVSA Traffic Enforcement Officer site visit, Preliminary Hearing or Public Inquiry. We can review your current procedures and suggest an implementation of new systems to ensure compliance.

Software Solutions

Fleet Planner is a simple and powerful tool to help manage your fleet of vehicles. With our mobile app, your drivers can quickly and easily conduct their daily vehicle walkaround checks in compliance with the DVSA safety requirements and FORS Accreditation. You can also schedule events, weekly reminders and keep your 6-month planner all in one place. This tool is a quick and easy way to stay compliant with your Operator’s Licence requirements.

Audits and Compliance

Audits tailored to your business needs and the Traffic Commissioner’s requests.

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