Information About the Environmental Zone

The environmental zone includes the inner city of Berlin within the suburban rail ring. Only vehicles meeting certain exhaust gas standards are allowed. Vehicles with particularly high emission levels have to stay outside.

Only vehicles with a green windscreen sticker are allowed. Stickers are issued by the vehicle registration authority (Landesamt für Bürger und Ordnungsangelegenheiten –LABO, by the exhaust gas test organisations such as TÜV, DEKRA, GTÜ and by about 800 authorised garages in Berlin.

The sticker usually costs between 5 and 15 Euro.
In order to find out what pollutant class your car meets, please vitsit:

For vehicles registered in Germany the vehicle registration authority offers to order the stickers online at
For further information please visit: