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    Introduction
Lombardia, outside the main urban areas (see here) has LEZs affecting public buses (M3) as well as 2-stroke mopeds and motorcycles.

The exceptions are Cava Manara (PV), Zinasco (PV) Castel Rozzone (BG), Madone (BG), Fara Gera d'Adda (BG) and Bagnatica (BG), which have a winter LEZ even though they are outside the designated areas (labelled grey above).

If you want to see which Lombardian commune has which kind of schemes (permanent LEZ and/or winter LEZ) click HERE.

See here for a map of the whole of Lombardia.

There are three parts to the LEZs in Lombardia:

  • permanent LEZs
  • winter LEZs
  • air quality emergency traffic restrictions


Permanent LEZs since 15 October 2011, for all of Lombardia:
- 2-stroke motorcycles and mopeds Euro 1
- public diesel buses (M3) Euro 3
from Monday to Sunday from 00.00 to 24.00

Winter LEZs from 15 October to 15 April every year in the areas shaded on the map here the LEZ is active Monday to Friday from 7.30 to 19.30:
• Petrol Euro 1
• Diesel Euro 3
• Two-stroke motorcycles Diesel Euro 2


In addition to the regional winter LEZ, the whole province requires diesel vehicles to meet Euro 4 standard, or Euro 3 with a certified diesel particulate filter.
- For vehicles transporting people it is in operation from 8:30 to 18:00,
- For vehicles transporting goods it is in operation from 7:30 to 10:00.


Emergency traffic regulations

The measures can also be tightened to a total ban for vehicles (as from 28.12. - 31.12.2015 from 10am and 4pm). Discounts for public transport were given.
Information on whether the scheme is in operation under 'Further Information'.


All vehicles

Lombardia all zones LEZ map
Areas outside the shaded areas have LEZs as described on this page.
The shaded areas have LEZs as in the cities on the left hand menu (see individual cities).

    Road Sign
Has signs similar to this, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
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None

Are enforced


Retrofitting a certified diesel particulate trap allows entry to the LEZ. For more information see our retrofitting section.

Since 15th October 2011 permanent for 2-stroke mopeds and motorcycles – 24 hours a day 365 days a year.
For other vehicles from 15 October to 15 April every year, Monday to Friday from 7.30 to 19.30

To find out when the emergency scheme is in operation, see:
Lombardia real-time PM10 map
Map legend: When an area on the map is red, then the restriction is in place, yellow the restrictions are in effect tomorrow, orange the introduction scheme is in place.
Lombardia real-time air quality map
Lombardia real-time air quality list

    Enforcement
Manual

    Penalty
75-450€ (Regional Law 24/2006, art. 27, paragraph 11)

There is currently no Italian national scheme, but regional as well as individual city schemes.


Zona a Traffico Limitato (ZTL) or Limitazioni della circolazione, the general name for all access regulation schemes, also used for Low Emission Zones.

A list of all the municipalities and zones can be found here.
Download a list of exempted roads for all Lombardia LEZs (except Como, which is separate).

Websites for further information
Lombardia Region

The Milan Automobile Club, with information on grants available.

To see which communes are affected you can go to this spreadsheet.

To find out when the emergency scheme is in operation, see:
Lombardia real-time PM10 map-
When the map area is red, then the restriction is in place.
Lombardia real-time air quality map
Lombardia real-time air quality list

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