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Austria Tyrol – additional driving restrictions

From January 2020, the rules will be tightened in Tyrol
Sector vehicle prohibition
From January 2020, paper, cement and grain will no longer be transported by trucks over one year old on Tyrolean roads. Austria has modified its so-called Sector Restriction Ordinance at the beginning of July which prohibits to use the province's roads for vehicles above 7.5t MPW carrying certain goods. The aim is to divert the transport to another route or to transport the goods by rail.
Which journeys will be prohibited?
The transport of certain goods by heavy-duty vehicles is prohibited on a section of the A 12 Inntal motorway.
The following types of goods are affected by the sector vehicle prohibition:
  1. All waste currently included on the European Waste List
  2. Stone/rock, soils and excavated material
  3. Round timber/logs and cork
  4. Vehicles in the upper and lower groups L1e, L2e, L3e, L4e, L5e, L6e, L7e, M1, M2 and N1
  5. Non-ferrous iron ores and iron ores
  6. Steel, excluding reinforcing and construction steel for supply to construction sites
  7. Marble and travertine
  8. Tiles (ceramic)

From 1 January 2020: 

  1. Paper and cardboard
  2. Liquid mineral-oil products
  3. Cement, lime and plaste
  4. Pipes and hollow profiles
  5. Grain
The restriction does not apply to motor vehicles:
  • until 31 December 2019:  for all heavy-duty vehicles of Euro class VI 
  • from 1 January 2020: for heavy-duty vehicles of Euro class VI  registered for the first time after 31 August 2018

A12 motorway

The Austrian authorities have introduced a new driving restriction at the A12 Inntal motorway for trucks and trucks with trailers whose length exceeds 12 metres. It will apply to the petrol stations under Fritzens/Wattens and Innsbruck-Süd and the access roads to them. From the beginning of August, such trucks will no longer be permitted to leave the motorway and use local roads to reach petrol stations in the above-mentioned locations.
For stations in the Fritzens/Wattens area, the ban applies from Monday to Saturday from 6 am to 10 pm, and for facilities in the Innsbruck-Süd area from Monday to Saturday from 7 am to 6 pm. This restriction does not apply those vehicles whose route ends or begins in Fritzens/Wattens and Innsbruck-Süd.
Source: IRU, Trans.info