Holiday driving prohibition for trucks over 12 tonnes

Important reminder for the transport companies and clients awaiting cargo delivery.
Each year during the summer drivers of vehicles of over 12 tons have to abide by the road traffic restrictions.
According to the Regulation by the Minister of Transport, Construction and Maritime Economy of 16 May 2012, amending the regulation on periodic traffic restrictions and the prohibition of certain types of vehicles on roads (Legal Digest No. 147, item. 1040), the hourly ban on driving was imposed on trucks over 12 tons beginning on the last Friday of June until the last Sunday of August.

Traffic ban is in force:

? from 6:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. on Fridays,

? from 8:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. on Saturdays,

? from 8:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M. on Sundays.

Please note that the traffic ban does not apply to vehicles that transport: medicines and medical supplies, postal parcels, dangerous products in the amount that requires vehicle?s marking with the warning signs in orange color, fast perishable goods and foodstuffs, as well as to combined transport.