Please read the guidance notes carefully they will help you to decide if you need to complete the registration form.
You can check the information we hold on your vehicle by using our online vehicle compliance checker at tfl.gov.uk/lez or by calling us 0343 222 2222
You must continue to pay the daily charge until you receive your compliance status letter.
You may find it quicker to complete this registration online. Creating an online account is easy and will enable you to manage your account settings and preferences, see details of your account history, and apply for other discounts and services. For further details and guidance go to tfl.gov.uk/lez.
If you drive or park within the LEZ on any day of the year, you have to pay the daily charge. This doesn’t apply if your vehicle is not affected, meets the required standard, exempt, registered for the showman’s discount or a car, motorcycle or small van (under 1.205 tonnes unladen weight).
You need to pay the daily charge if your vehicle is affected by the LEZ and does not meet the required emission standards, is not exempt or registered for the showman’s discount.
The daily charge for HGVs, lorries, vans or other specialist heavy vehicles over 3.5 tonnes gross vehicle weight or a bus/minibus or coach over 5 tonnes gross vehicle weight that meets Euro IV or V (PM) is £100 or, if your vehicles does not meet Euro IV (PM), it is £300. Van or specialist diesel vehicles over 1.205 tonnes unladen weight and up to and including 3.5 tonnes gross vehicle weight and minibuses up to 5 tonnes gross vehicle weight need to pay £100.
Please note: a charging day runs from midnight (00:00) to 23:59 hours.
You can pay the daily charge:
Important notice: If your vehicle is affected by the LEZ, does not meet the required emission standards and you don't pay the Low Emission zone charge, a Penalty Charge Notice for £2000/£1000 will be issued to the Registered Keeper of the vehicle. The penalty charge is reduced to £1000/£500 if you pay within 14 days.
| Heavier Lorries
Goods vehicles exceeding 12 tonnes (gross vehicle weight)
| Lighter Lorries
Goods vehicles between 3.5 and 12 tonnes (gross vehicle weight)
| Large Vans
Goods vehicles between 1.205 tonnes (unladen) and 3.5 tonnes (gross vehicle weight)
| Buses and Coaches
Passenger Vehicles with more than 8 seats plus the drivers seat exceeding 5 tonnes (gross vehicle weight)
Passenger Vehicles with more than 8 seats plus the drivers seat below 5 tonnes (gross vehicle weight)
The showman’s discount applies only to those vehicles which have been custom built and are permanently fitted with equipment forming part of the show and following the business of a travelling showman.
To qualify for the Low Emission zone Showman discount, your vehicle must fulfill all of the following three criteria
Vehicles modified to incorporate specialist equipment that is permanently fitted and used for the show e.g. a generator or other equipment. You must provide:
Please note: there are no further types of vehicle that are entitled to a discount.
Certain vehicle types are automatically exempt from the LEZ, an example of these is as follow
Please fill in the form using block capitals giving all the information we ask for (items marked with an asterisk * must be provided).
If you have an account number, please enter this in the space provided.
Please tick the box containing your vehicle type and enter the vehicle’s gross vehicle weight (this can be found on the vehicle registration document (logbook).
Please enter your vehicle details in the relevant box:
Please ensure you have;
Please note: Do not send original documents; we are unable to return these to you. If you do not provide all the necessary information required to support your registration or the photocopies are not clear we may reject your registration and you will need to re-apply
You do not have to pay to register your vehicle.
Please read the declaration very carefully before signing the form. Ensure that you sign and date the form in the space provided, as failure to do so will result in your registration being rejected.
You must send the completed registration form along with a copy of the vehicle registration document (logbook) and if applicable; relevant proofs to: :
Low Emission Zone
PO Box 343
Please allow 10 working days for us to process your registration. Until you receive notification from us you will have to pay the LEZ daily charge, if you are driving within the LEZ. :
For more information on the LEZ you can contact us:
Transport for London (TfL), its subsidiaries and service providers will use your personal information (including data captured by camera) for the purposes of customer services and administration, the enforcement of road user charging schemes, the provision of travel related information, research, fraud prevention and debt recovery.
Your personal information will be properly safeguarded and processed in accordance with privacy and data protection legislation. Further information is available at www.tfl.gov.uk/privacy.
We may share your information with, and receive information from, the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency, local authorities and other relevant organisations, to administer and enforce TfL’s road user charging schemes (including verifying discount eligibility); prevent and detect crime, trace and recover unpaid debt and protect public funds.
TfL may randomly select and monitor vehicles subject to a discount to identify possible fraudulent use. If you persistently fail to pay any road user charges due or attempt to defraud TfL, we may record your vehicle's movements to assist in tracing persistent evaders and those committing fraud.In certain circumstances, TfL may also share your personal information with the police and other law enforcement agencies for the purposes of the prevention and detection of crime.
Use this form if your vehicle is affected by the Low Emission Zone (LEZ) and Transport for London (TfL) does not have all the relevant details of your vehicle on their database. TfL holds records for most GB registered vehicles.
You should check your vehicle information held by TfL for the LEZ by using our Compliance Checker attfl.gov.uk/lez or by calling 0343 222 2222 from the UK, +44 (0) 207 310 8998 from abroad and by textphone (if you have impaired hearing) on 0207 649 9123
Please read the guidance notes before completing this form.
You may find it quicker and easier to apply online, go to tfl.gov.uk/lez
* Information that must be provided