Low emission zone in Ghent
An environment-friendly city
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Strict admission conditions and emission standards are applicable in this low emission zone. Your vehicle’s Euro standard and fuel type determine whether or not you are allowed to enter the city centre of Ghent. Only vehicles that meet the admission conditions are allowed to enter. The most polluting diesel and gasoline vehicles are kept out of this zone.
If your car is allowed to enter the city centre but you do not have a Belgian or Dutch number plate, you should ALWAYS register it!
Some of the most frequently asked questions about the low emission zone can be consulted here.
In order to contribute to a better, healthy environment, Ghent is introducing a low emission zone (LEZ).