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Only Euro 6 and electric trucks allowed in environmental zones

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Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO

Effective date: 1 January 2022

What changes?

Do you work in transport? You will only be allowed to enter environmental zones (also called low emission zones) with emission class 6 (Euro 6) diesel trucks or electric trucks. The same applies to buses, if local authorities decide the environmental zone applies to buses as well. Emission class 4 and 5 diesel trucks are no langer allowed in environmental zones.

The municipalities in the Netherlands with environmental zones are:

  • Amsterdam
  • Arnhem
  • Breda
  • Delft
  • Den Haag
  • Eindhoven
  • Haarlem (from 1 January 2022)
  • Leiden
  • Maastricht
  • Rijswijk
  • Rotterdam
  • ’s-Hertogenbosch
  • Tilburg
  • Utrecht

For whom?

  • transport companies
  • bus and coach companies

When?

This change will enter into force on 1 January 2022.

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Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO