Tirol has various schemes on the A12 motorway to reduce the pollution. There is a ban on overtaking on the A12. See details below.
From 1 November 2016 the sectoral driving ban has been tightened to Euro VI.
There is also a motorway LEZ (pre-Euro 2 lorries over 7.5 T), a night-driving ban on pre-Euro 6 lorries over 7.5T, a sectoral driving ban (lorries over 7.5 tonnes), an air quality-based speed limit (100km/h for passenger cars) and a night time speed limit (all vehicles). These other schemes are detailed on the pages linked from the menu on the right.
Ban on overtaking
Ban on overtaking for heavy goods vehicles over 7.5 tonnes at the A12 Inn Valley motorway (0km - 80km) and the A13 Brenner motorway as well as other driving restrictions detailed below has been in operation since 21st June 1999.
Heavy goods vehicles over 7.5 tonnes maximum weight.
The A12 motorway on the lower Inn Valley between km 0 and km 80 and sections along the A13 motorway.
Sign for ban on passing with the respective kilometres
Are included the same as Austrian vehicles
Hours of operation
Maximum 726 €
Fahrverbote nach IG-L
A German version of the regulation can be downloaded.
Further information on the sectoral lorry ban
Online traffic information system (GIS application gives information on construction sites, traffic restrictions and obstructions of traffic)
Website with the legislation text for download (German)
Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology (BMVIT)