|Dates and Standards - Region
Petrol: Euro 2
Diesel: Euro 2
2nd October to 31st March Euro 2 2-stroke motorcycles and motorbikes are banned.
Petrol: Euro 2
Diesel: Euro 3 (PM)
2-stroke motorcycles & mopeds are banned, with and without catalyst.
There are no restrictions for lorries Euro 4+, light duty vehicles Euro 5+, natural gas, LPG, hybrid, electric, hydrogen fuel cell and 4-stroke motorcycles.
The schemes are not necessarily always in operation, see hours of operation below.
The standards are also in operation as an "Action Plan" after 30 days of high pollution – see hours of operation for more details.
Vehicles affected - Region
All vehicles, including 2-stroke motorcycles
What is the LEZ boundary - City
The LEZ covers the whole area described below, except for the bypass, which is not covered by the LEZ:
In the north: Brennerstraße - immediately after the junction with Vinzenz-Gasser-Straße, Dantestraße as far as the Red Cross building; Elvaser Straße from the sign "Angang Ortschaft" (start of the town).
West: Feldthurner Straße from the sign "Angang Ortschaft" (start of the town)
East: Lüsner Straße from the junction with the Otto-von-Guggenberg-Straße, Plosestraße from the junction with Sarnser Straße.
South: Vittorio-Veneto-Straße immediately after the roundabout with the Fischzuchtweg. Fischzuchtweg as far as the Max Disco.
LEZ Road sign - Region
Has signs similar to the picture below, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
Need to Register? - Region
Locals recieve a sticker indicating the Euro standard of the vehicle. Non-locals are required to show the car documents in case of a police check.
The table below shows the colour of the sticker indicates the traffic restriction for the vehicle with this sticker. The number/word on the sticker indicates the Euro standard.
Foreign Vehicles? - Region
Are enforced, non-locals are required to show the car documents in case of a police check.
Retrofitting allowed? - Region
Retrofitting Summary - Region
There is no retrofit allowed for the LEZs, but they are allowed for the Action Plan.
Hours of operation - Region
In LEZs: Monday - Friday (except bank holidays) from 7:00–10:00 hours and from 16:00–19:00 hours
In pedestrian zones: 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
There are no restrictions for natural-gas-vehicles, LPG-vehicles, hybrid-vehicles, electric-vehicles, hydrogen-fuel-cell-vehicles and 4-stroke motorcycles.
Enforcement - Country
Penalty - Region
Using the usual traffic regulations
National Scheme - Country
There is currently no Italian national scheme, but regional as well as individual city schemes.
Local name for an LEZ - Region
Zona a Traffico Limitato (ZTL) or Limitazioni della circolazione, the general name for all access regulation schemes, also used for Low Emission Zones.
Further Information - Region
In Italian; In German
To find out which Euro standard your (Bolzano) vehicle is, see here in Italian or here in German
Bressanone (Brixen) city Italian website
+ Bressanone (Brixen) city German website