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Environmental zone Rijswijk - The Netherlands

The environmental zone of Rijswijk

Rijswijk is a municipality in the province of South Holland in the Netherlands. The suburb of the Dutch royal capital of The Hague has a population of around 53,250 on an area of 14.49 km².

In Rijswijk there is a larger branch of the European Patent Office with almost 3,000 employees and a large research and training centre of the oil company Shell.

The environmental zone of Rijswijk is in force since 01.11.2010. The zone covers the area between Burgemeester Elsenlaan, the city borders with The Hague (Den Haag) und Voorburg, De Vliet to Prunuskade and via Handelskade to Burgemeester Elsenlaan. A part of the Rotterdamseweg to Laan van Oversteen also falls into the zone.

Further information can be obtained by clicking on the map on the left. Please refer to the table below to find out which driving restrictions apply to which types of vehicle at which times of the day and week in the environmental zone or use or Green-Zones app.

Table overview of the environmental zone

Name of the environmental zone:
Netherlands Rijswijk - Netherlands
Date of entry into effect of the zone:
Type of environmental zone:
Permanent, 24 hours a day
Future driving bans:
Information currently unavailable
230 €
Area/extension of the environmental zone:
The environmental zone covers the area between the Burgemeester Elsenlaan, the city limits with Den Haag and Voorburg, De Vliet up to the Prunuskade and over the Handelskade up to the Burgemeester Elsenlaan. Part of the Rotterdam Trail to Laan van Oversteen is also situated in the zone.