Ghent is after Brussels and Antwerp, the third biggest city, with its own low emission zone. At the earliest starting in 2021, there could also in Mechelen and Willebroek is a LEZ, but details about are not known. Also Hasselt would be on a similar system.also Read 345 euros to the year old diesel in Ghent to be allowed to drive
The low-zones to work anywhere in the world via the so-called ‘ Standard ’, which you are on the registration certificate of your car to find. How higher the number (ranging from 0 to 6), how to better . Especially older diesels , with a low Standard, by the milieumaatregel affected because it is still a lot of fine dust emissions. petrol engines and car natural gas or LPG , are in the city are less polluting and are therefore less stringently addressed.
None of the three cities doesn't allow a car on his territory. All three know they have a system of day passes for the most polluting cars, which can be 35 euro cost and that you are up to eight per year may buy. It is at this moment especially about old diesel cars without Standard or norm 1 or 2, and over the whole of the old petrol cars without Standard (see chart below).
checks happen anywhere that smart cameras automatic number plates recognize. Still, those who have the area, entering without consent or a day pass, to a fine, whether or not preceded by a warning for a first time. Foreigners , or cars with a foreign license plate number should be their license plate number in advance to register, all proceeds of collection of the penalties for that category of not easily.