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Stockholm also has a Charging Scheme in place.

Vehicles are allowed in for 6 years from the date of first registration.
Euro 3 vehicles 8 years from date of first registration. See table below.
This means that:

*        Euro 2 can no longer enter.
*        the latest a Euro 3 can be driven is 2015 (if first registered in
*        Euro 4 vehicles could can be driven until 2016, regardless of the
year of registration.
*        Euro 5 and EEV vehicles can be driven until 2020, regardless of the
year of registration.

Swedish Entry Requirements

All heavy, diesel-powered lorries and buses.

Stockholm LEZ map
The red line shows the LEZ boundary, the green the exempted routes.
These are:
Through-routes: Essingeleden merging with Drottningholmsvägen to Tranebergsbron, Söderleden, Klarastrandsleden, Stadsgårdsleden, Långholmsgatan, Västerbron and Götgatan. Other exceptions: Klarastrandskopplet, Kungsbrokopplet, Kungsbron between Kungsbrokopplet and Terminalslingan, Riddarfjärdsavfarten, Riddarfjärdspåfarten, Södra Järngraven and Terminalslingan.

    Road Sign
Sweden Low Emission Zone Road Sign
Similar signs are on the entry to each Swedish LEZ.

Vehicles that meet environmental zone rules need no stickers.

Vehicles have exemption already agreed under the rules that applied before 2007 must their exemption sticker placed prominently displayed in the windscreen.

Adapted vehicles must meet all the emissions standards of the set Euro standard. It is possible to upgrade a Euro-2 and Euro-3 vehicles to Euro-5 via retrofitting emission control devices (such as particulate trap with SCR) approved by the Swedish Transport Agency.
It is important to retrofit with equipment that conforms with the rules for the Swedish LEZs. Those vehicles with an existing permit from the previous ruling on retrofitting with just particulate traps are still allowed.

24 hours a day, 365 days a year.


1000 SEK

The LEZ scheme is a local scheme operated by separate cities, but on a national framework. So the standards for each Swedish city are the same, see the standards outlined above.

A leaflet on the Swedish LEZs can be found here in English, here in Swedish, and here in German.

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