It has been proposed that Scotland’s low emission zones will only allow access to vehicles which meet minimum emission standards.
Based on proposals currently going through the Scottish Parliament, this could be:
- Diesel cars – Euro 6 engines
- Petrol cars – Euro 4 engines
- Heavy-duty diesel vehicles – Euro VI (including older retrofitted engines improved to operate as Euro VI)
To help you understand if your vehicle might be allowed entry to a low emission zone, we have prepared a basic online vehicle checker.
Please note that results provided can only give an indication and are not a guarantee or proof that your vehicle can enter. The best way to check is by consulting your log book or with your vehicle manufacturer.
We continue to work with a range of stakeholders to determine emissions standards for motorcycles and other powered two wheel vehicles. Additionally, we are currently working on a new tool which will enable you to enter your registration number in due course.
Register to be kept up-to-date with the latest information and resources for Scotland’s low emission zones.