The charging Clean Air Zone launched 29 November 2021. A daily charge is issued to some of the most polluting vehicles for driving in the zone. For the Portsmouth charging CAZ, this includes taxis and private hire vehicles that:
If you’re not sure what Euro standard your vehicle is, please check your vehicle log book.
The zone is approximately 3km2, and is located to the south west of Portsmouth.
Some non-compliant vehicles will not have to pay for driving in the CAZ. These vehicles are exempt from the charge, and there are both national and local exemptions: