There is also an access regulation in place called Genova - AR.

Dates and Standards
Until further notice: Euro 3

Vehicles affected
All vehicles entering require a permit. Vehicles of ‘Drivers, couriers and suppliers’ also need to be accredited, and to be able to be accredited they need to be at least Euro 3. Other categories of vehicle entering do not have a Euro standard requirement.

What is the LEZ boundary
Genova map
key: covers all the shaded areas

LEZ Road sign
Has signs similar to this, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
road sign Italy road sign Italy

Need to Register?
Standard cost: 10 NOK (1.20€)
Vehicles >3.5t: 20 NOK (2.40€)
Peak times 07:00-09:00 and 15:00-17:00: 20 NOK (2.40€), 40 NOK (4.80€) for vehicles >3.5t Yes, all vehicles entering the LEZ area need to get a permit, even if there is no Euro standard requirement for that type of vehicle or trip. The cost of the permit will vary, see here. For the trip types covered by the Euro 3 requirement, the costs are: electric vehicles = 13€, natural gas or LPG = 15€, Euro standards 3, 4, 5 = 27€. Permits can be obtained from the Genova website

Foreign Vehicles?

Retrofitting allowed?

Hours of operation
A permit is always required. For the trip types affected by the Euro 3 requirement, permits allow entry:
05:00 – 11:30 every day for vehicles in delivering newspapers
06:00-20:00 for vehicles used for transporting medicines
5:30-14:00 and from 17:00-22:30 for vehicles transporting food
06:00-11:30 and from 16:00 -17:00 on weekdays for express courier services
06:00-11:30 weekdays for all other trips
Different types of permit allow entry at different times, please see here


Not stated

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

Genova exemptions

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

City website
Genova city website
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