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Introduction
Please note that Praha (Prague) is going to implement an LEZ on the Czech National Low Emission Zone framework in 2016. See here.
And an access regulation for tourist buses.

Dates and details
Vehicles over 3.5 tonnes need to apply for an individual short term or long term permit to enter the zone.
Vehicles over 6 and 12 tonnes need to apply for a permit in a wider area of Prague.
Euro 4 emissions standards are required to get a permit.

Vehicles affected
Lorries over 3.5 tonnes (central area) and 6 tonnes (larger area), see map. There are also driving restrictions on selected roads effecting vehicles over 12 tonnes (see 2nd map below).

Public transport and P+R
Options to travel into the city without a car.

Public transport

Type of restriction
Permit and emissions requirement for heavy duty vehicles.

Scheme Boundary
Map of the restricted traffic area for trucks in Prague
Praha map permit


Map key:
red (combined zone covers almost the entire area of Prague 1 and Prague 2 part of the territory between the streets Vodičkova - Lazarská - Myslíkova - Masaryk nábř. - Resslova and Charles Square): no entry for buses and trucks over 3.5 tonnes
blue: no entry for trucks over 6 tonnes

Map for >12T:
Praha map 12T
key: green line: outer boundary of the 6-tonnes-area


Road Sign
Praha permit road sign

Need to Register?
Yes.
Short term permits (up to 8 days) and long term (up to 1 year) are available.
Apply for a permit here

How to apply for a permit:

Write a letter with the following information:
• your name
• reason for entering
• destination (in the case of an application for permission to drive buses is necessary to fill out the entire route)
• possible date and time stamp
• type of vehicle
• SPZ / RZ (number plate)
• Identification

The application must be accompanied by:
• copy large technical certificate (pages with information about license plate / RZ and technical data)
• for construction work - a copy of the papers confirming the contractual relationship, building permit or certificate of the investor
• for removals - a copy of the customer order

Send the documents to:
a) Zone over 3.5 tonnes and buses - vehicles in this zone must meet the emission minimum EURO 4!

Name: Mgr. Marie Kyznarová
Address: City Hall. Prague (Department of Transport agendas)
Jungmannova 29, 110 00 Prague 1
Door number: 162
phone +420 236 004 486 , fax: +420 236 007 040
Visiting days: Monday 12:00 - 17:00 , Wednesday: 08:00 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 18:00

b) Zone over 6 tonnes:

Name: Kateřina Prášková,
Address: City Hall. Prague (Department of Transport agendas)
Jungmannova 29, 110 00 Prague 1
Door number: 162
Phone: +420 236 004 438 , fax: +420 236 007 040
Visiting days: Monday 12:00 - 17:00 Wednesday: 08:00 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 18:00

Foreign vehicles affected?
Yes, are affected.

Hours of operation
3.5 tonnes and buses: in operation Monday to Friday 08:00 – 18:00;
6 tonnes, 12 tonnes: permanent

Enforcement
manual, permit

Penalty
You have to pay a fine.

National Scheme
National

Local name for the scheme
Zóna

Further Information
More information about the weight regulations.
Technical Administration of Roads Capital City of Prague

City website
Prague city website
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