View Full Version : Visiting Germany

Paul Fitz - n/a
15-Feb-08, 08:05 PM
For those who may wish to do a bit of touring in Germany on your way back from the Worlds, some of the cities in Germany have recently, or soon will introduce a scheme for limiting pollution in inner cities, called "Umwelt Zones", particularly Hannover and Berlin The restrictions will apply to all vehicles including foreign visitors. Fines will be levied on transgressors. If this interests you, go to:-

http://www.umwelt-plakette.de/ and Click on the language flag.

bottom centre click on "Information for foreigners...." (or right click and save as, to save the Pdf file).

You can purchase the required badge by visiting the "Shop for private customer" on this page.

If you want to see a map of the 'Umweltzone' in Hannover

go back one page and select Hannover from the list of cities on the Left.

Under "Ausnahmen:" find

"Ein Plan der Umweltzone Hannover steht beim Bundesumweltamt zur Verfügung."

and click on "Plan der Umweltzone Hannover"