Dates and details
Dates and Emission Standards:
Petrol Euro 1
Diesel Euro 3
Two-stroke motorcycles & mopeds Euro 1 and less than 10 years old
Piemonte LEZs are in operation all year
Vehicles under 3,5 tonnes, including motorcycles.
The restricted traffic zone (ZTL) of Biella currently includes the Old Town, the District Piazzo, Rione Riva and Coste.
Has signs similar to this, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
Need to Register?
Foreign vehicles affected?
Retrofitting a certified diesel particulate trap allows entry to the LEZ. For more information see our retrofitting section.
Hours of operation
Action under Article. 7, paragraph 13, of Legislative Decree no. 285/92. False declarations are punishable under the Penal Code under Article. 76 D.P.R. 445, 28/12/2000.
There is currently no Italian national scheme, but regional as well as individual city schemes.
Local name for the scheme
Zona a Traffico Limitato (ZTL) or Limitazioni della circolazione, the general name for all access regulation schemes, also used for Low Emission Zones.
Piemonte Region, transport page with details of the LEZs
Piemonte Region, air quality page
Biella city website