As of mid December 2016, there are 529 access regulations on the website.

Of these:

There are 521 Current Urban Access Regulation Schemes.

Some of these are in the same cities, for example in London there are schemes for coaches, lorry control, safer lorry scheme, low emission zone (including Ultra LEZ) and the congestion charge.

This also includes the regional scheme for Lombardia, which covers 1600 individual towns (which we include as a single page, and the largest cities separately).

There are Nine Swiss car-free mountain resorts are on a single page.

Looking in more detail at these numbers, there are:

266 current access regulations (also see our page overview-of-key-access-regulations)

16 current urban road charges (see overview of urban road charges)

14 are current road charging schemes, in GothenburgStockholmLondonDurham, Valletta  and 8 Norwegian cities

2 are joint LEZ and congestion charges in Italy, in Milan joint Low Emission Zone and congestion charge scheme and Palermo.

231 are current Low Emission Zones (see overview of LEZs)

There are 14 emergency air quality traffic bans, see our emergency air quality traffic bans page.

While we generally don’t include pedestrian or parking schemes, we do include these 4 large schemes:

  • 2 large pedestrian zones (Riga and Gent),
  • 1 organised parking scheme (Kraków)
  • 1 scheme operating only on one street (Lodz)

Current Winter / Summer schemes

A number of Italian cities have winter-only low emission zones (where there is a permanent and winter LEZ they are covered above under in current LEZs)
In Trentino: Levico TermePergine Valsugana, Trento and Rovereto

In Lombardia: In 548 individual Communes

In Emilia-Romagna: In the 30 largest towns and Communes

There is 1 summer-only scheme Italian Access Regulation in Maiori, in July and August every year

Future Schemes:

8 future (and confirmed) LEZ schemes (Antwerp, Brussels , Prague, Regensburg, Bergen, Oslo, Trondheim, London Ultra Low Emission Zone)

In addition, many schemes will tighten their standards in the future.

To find out more

To find out more about when and where schemes are implemented, look at our Quick Guide for all schemes, where you can search urban access regulations and traffic restrictions by country, vehicles affected, type of scheme, date of implementation.

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