Name of the environmental zone: Environmental zone Eindhoven - Netherlands
Date of entry into effect of the zone: 15-02-2019
Type of environmental zone
Not allowed to drive (temporarily): Information currently unavailable
Not allowed to drive (permanently): Vehicle type: buses (M2, M3), trucks (N2, N3)
Fuel type: diesel
Euro standard: 0-3 (M1, N1), 0-5 (M2,M3,N2,N3)
Fines: 236 €
Area/extension of the environmental zone: The environmental zone covers the entire city centre, with the exception of the De Kade industrial area in the east.
Special features: Retrofitting permitted : yes (particulate matter)
Contact of the environmental zone and exceptions: Municipality of Eindhoven, P.O. Box 90150, 5600 RB Eindhoven
Phone: +31 40 238 6000
Exemptions: Information currently unavailable
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