Dundee Low Emission Zone Scheme

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Information on The Dundee Low Emission Zone Scheme

Under the powers granted by the Transport (Scotland) Act 2019 , and in accordance with The Low Emission Zones (Emission Standards, Exemptions and Enforcement) (Scotland) Regulations 2021 and The Low Emission Zones (Scotland) Regulations 2021, Dundee City Council (DCC) made a Low Emission Zone (LEZ) Scheme in Dundee on 24th May 2022, which was introduced on Monday 30th May 2022. Enforcement of the LEZ Scheme will not commence until the conclusion of the grace periods, which will be on 30th May 2024.

A copy of the Scheme as approved by the Scottish Ministers is able to be downloaded here (0.39MB PDF) .

A copy of the Scheme document making the Dundee Low Emission Zone scheme 2022 is able to be downloaded here (0.04MB PDF). 

A copy of the Notice of Making the Scheme can be downloaded here (0.08MB PDF)

A statement of date of coming in to effect is able to be downloaded here (0.06MB PDF) .

The Low Emission Zones Scotland website contains further information about LEZ plans for Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow. 

For further details and any enquiries about the Dundee LEZ Scheme, please contact : dundee.lez@dundeecity.gov.uk

*** Update on the The Low Emission Zone support funding being offered by the Scottish Government ***

Following full allocation of budget for the current financial year, the Low Emission Zone Retrofit Fund has now closed. Energy Saving Trust continue to process existing applications and those eligible will be placed on a waiting list and contacted if further funds become available. 

Funding for the Low Emission Zone Support Fund for Businesses remains open while funds last and offers support for microbusinesses to dispose of LEZ non-compliant vehicles. Funding is also available to support the purchase of cargo bikes following vehicle disposal. More information can be found under the 'What support is available for households and businesses to meet the LEZ scheme vehicle requirements' heading above, and on the Low Emission Zones Scotland webpage