There is also an access regulation called Bolzano - AR in place.
Dates and details
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.
All vehicles, including 2-stroke motorcycles
In the LEZ:
Has signs similar to the picture below, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
Need to Register?
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 affected?
Are enforced, non-locals are required to show the car documents in case of a police check.
There is no retrofit allowed for the LEZs, but they are allowed for the Action Plan.
Hours of operation
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.
Using the usual traffic regulations
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 road restriction, also used for LEZs. The German word Zone mit beschränktem Verkehr (VBZ) is also used in Bolzano/Bozen/Süd Tirol.
In Italian; In German
To find out which Euro standard your (Bolzano) vehicle is, see here in Italian or here in German
Bolzano (Bozen) Italian website
Bolzano (Bozen) German website