The Access Regulation (ZTL) of Parma covers a large part of the historic center.
There is also an access regulation in place called Parma.

Dates and details
During certain times no vehicles are allowed to enter the ZTL.

Vehicles affected
All vehicles, except bicycles and motorbikes.

Scheme Boundary
Parma map
orange area is ZTL 1
green area is ZTL 2
blue area is ZTL 3
yellow area is ZTL 1 permanent 00:00 - 24:00

Road Sign
Has signs similar to this, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
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Need to Register?
If you need to enter the ZTL in Parma please call the toll-free number 800 6080001 or get in touch with Infomobility

Foreign vehicles affected?
Are enforced.

Hours of operation
ZTL 1 daily 07:30 - 19:30
ZTL 2 daily 07:30 - 11.30 and 16:00 - 19:00
ZTL 3 daily 07:30 - 19:30



National Scheme
There is currently no Italian national scheme, but regional as well as individual city schemes.
However, there is a mobile phone app that can tell you when you are about to drive into a camera enforced ZTL.

National exemptions for all ZTL:
Categories stated by law: public transport, vehicles for disabled people with a registered disabled persons badge.

Specific exemptions:
Resident’s vehicles, private car park owners, public utilities, hotel guests, vehicles owned by shops or companies inside the ZTL, delivery goods, car sharing, home care, visiting doctors, night-time surveillance, artisans, funeral company, voluntary organizations.

Local exemptions:
We focus on our website on information for people from outside of town. There are also exemptions for local residents, businesses and other operators. Go to the website Accessibilita à centri storici for more detailed information, in Italian.

Tourists who have their hotel in the ZTL are advised to talk to the hotel about the ZTL, to avoid fines.

Special exemptions may be granted, if there is an important need to enter the ZTL when it is in operation. For example loading / unloading, couriers, commercial activities etc. Talk to the local police about it, contact details below.

Loading and unloading is allowed at all times for no longer than 30 minutes.

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 LEZs.

Further Information
For further information about this scheme go to this useful website.


City website
Parma city website
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