Dates and Standards - Region
There are two parts to the LEZs in Lombardia.
Permanent from 15 October 2011, for all of Lombardia:
- 2-stroke motorcycles and mopeds Euro 1
- Public diesel buses (M3) Euro 3
from Monday to Sunday from 00.00 to 24.00
From 15 October 2012 to 15 April 2013 in the areas shaded on the map below the LEZ is:
• Petrol Euro 1
• Diesel Euro 3
Monday to Friday from 7.30 to 19.30
Diesel vehicles that have been fitted with a diesel particulate filter to meet Euro 3 are allowed in the LEZ.
Vehicles affected - Region
All vehicles, including motorcycles.
What is the LEZ boundary - City
For a more detailed map see here.
Key: The pink area is covered by the LEZ, roads marked are exempted from the LEZ.
The Bergamo LEZ includes the following comunes in the Bergamo urban area: Albano Sant'Alessandro, Alzano Lombardo, Arcene, Azzano San Paolo, Bagnatica, Bergamo, Boltiere, Brembate, Brusaporto, Castel Rozzone, Ciserano, Curno, Dalmine, Fara Gera d'Adda, Filago, Gorle, Grassobbio, Lallio, Madone, Montello, Mozzo, Nembro, Orio al Serio, Osio, Sopra, Osio Sotto, Ponte San Pietro, Ponteranica, Pontirolo Nuovo, Ranica, San Paolo D'Argon, Scanzorosciate, Seriate, Torre Boldone, Torre de' Roveri, Treviglio, Treviolo, Verdellino, Villa de Seria.
LEZ Road sign - Country
Has signs similar to this, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
Need to Register? - Region
Foreign Vehicles? - Region
Retrofitting allowed? - Country
Retrofitting Summary - Country
Retrofitting a certified diesel particulate trap allows entry to the LEZ. For more information see our retrofitting section.
Hours of operation - Region
From 15th October 2011 permanent for 2-stroke mopeds and motorcycles – 24 hours a day 365 days a year.
For other vehicles from 15 October 2012 to 15 April 2013, Monday to Friday from 7.30 to 19.30
Enforcement - Country
Penalty - Region
75-450€ (Regional Law 24/2006, art. 27, paragraph 11)
National Scheme - Country
There is currently no Italian national scheme, but regional as well as individual city schemes.
Local name for an LEZ - Country
Zona a Traffico Limitato (ZTL) or Limitazioni della circolazione, the general name for road restriction, also used for LEZs.
Further Information - Region
A list of all the municipalities and zones can be found here.
Download a list of exempted roads for all Lombardia LEZs (except Como, which is separate).
Websites for further information
The Milan Automobile Club, with information on grants available.