A ban on the transport of certain goods on the A12 in vehicles over 7.5 tonnes, starting in May 2008.
Vehicles over 7.5 tonnes must have minimum standard Euro 6.
Until 30 April 2017 Euro 5 HGVs are allowed to use the A12.
The other schemes on the motorway A12 are:
All heavy goods vehicles and tractor trailers with more than 7.5 tonnes maximum weight which transport following goods:
Journeys that will be loaded or unloaded in the core area are exempt (see exemptions and the map below).
At the border a general information board informs on the measures. Signs similar to this one.
No registration is needed. Driver must carry the relevant document that gives the vehicle Euro standard.
From 1st May 2017 the official Austrian sticker, that shows the Euro standard of the vehicle, has to be put on the windshield of the vehicle. For more information about those stickers see here.
Online traffic information system (GIS application gives information on construction sites, traffic restrictions and obstructions of traffic)