Permit X - driving and parking

BEWARE
Submitting the application form and the documentation is not enough and it will not prevent you from getting a fine. Only if you have a permit you will be authorized to access a ZTL area.

Who can apply for it

  • Embassies and International Organizations accredited to the Holy See
  • Embassies and International Organizations accredited to the Republic of Italy
  • Local health authorities and hospitals
  • Public authorities
  • Hospitality operators
  • The police, the fire department, the Prefecture of Rome, the Local police of Rome (Roma Capitale), the Provincial police, the Presidential Security Service
  • Banks and Insurance companies
  • Emergency health workers and panel SSN Doctors
  • Professional associations
  • Political parties
  • Sales representatives
  • Transportation of high-value goods by vehicles
  • Permits approved by the Council of Rome
  • Investigation services
  • Technological Services
  • The university scientific research system
  • News media, public relations offices and Radio/TV channels
  • Foreign press free lancers
  • The Vatican and the Vicarage

Electric vehicles can drive for free inside the ZTL areas of Rome a request must be sent by email, attaching a copy of the vehicle registration certificate. Once the request is approved the vehicle will get the authorization to drive inside the ZTL areas, with no need of a paper permit to prove it.

People who have a ZTL permit “without a number plate” (for example hotels, etc.) have to register in advance and accept the regulations in order to communicate the vehicles that will be using the permit.

Surveillance services

  • With the Council Decree no. 363/2014, the surveillance services can access the ZTL areas of Rome just being included in the White Lists.
  • With the Council Decree 363/2014 the gully emptying cleaning companies can access the ZTL areas with gully emptiers by requesting the Technological services permit

How many permits can be issued

  • According to a ceiling agreed by the Administration for Police forces, public authorities and Constitutional Bodies.
  • According to the authorization given by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to Embassies and International Organizations.
  • According to the request for emergency operators, surveillance/investigation companies and technology services companies.
  • According to a ceiling established in a ratio of 1 to 10 for lorries used by companies that that do public services and 1 to 1 for vehicles.
  • 1 Permit for doctors, journalist and sales representatives.
  • 1 Permit every 10 rooms for hotels.
  • 3 Permits for Universities, Insurance companies, business associations and Professional associations plus a certain number of permits that is the same as the ones eventually approved by the council of Rome.
  • 3 Permits for banks plus 1 permit every 10 agencies that are located in ZTL areas.
  • 3 Permits for trade Unions plus 1 every 500000 members.
  • 3 Permits for political parties plus a certain number of permits that has to be approved by the Administration according to the parliamentary representation.
  • 3 Permits for newspapers plus 1 permit for each journalist employed by the newspaper.
  • The citizen that lives and works in a ZTL area – even when they are two different ones (Historic centre and Trastevere) – can apply for a single permit that is valid for a year and allows him to access both areas. In order to get this permit the citizen has to submit all the documentation for both categories (residency/domicile and work).

Validity

  • 1 year

What it allows you to do

  • Access, drive through and park for free in the daytime ZTL areas of the Historic centre and Trastevere (except from the ZTL A1 – Tridente), only when the ZTL restriction are active.
  • For police forces and the Vatican the permit is issued according to the electronic control passage that will be used and it will have to be confirmed by the work place.

How to apply for a permit

  • By Fax, send the filled in application form, all the documents requested in the application and a copy of your ID Card to the no: 0646956660.
  • By post, send the filled in application form, all the documents requested in the application and a copy of your ID Card to: Roma Servizi per la Mobilità – Piazzale degli Archivi 40 – 00144 Roma.
  • At the help desk, submit the filled in application form, all the documents requested in the application and a copy of your ID Card; if you’re submitting the application for someone else bring a proxy and a copy of your document too.
    To avoid lines at the help-desk download the App Qurami and book your appointment.

How much does it cost?

Vehicles

The following prices include the duty stamp of 16 euros (virtual duty stamp) and they vary according to the fiscal horse power of the vehicle (measured in fiscal horse power CV) and on the type of vehicle, as shown in the tables below:

With a fiscal power up to 19 CV (up to 1930,5 cubic centimetres of engine displacement)

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Petrol and Diesel

Lpg, natural gas, hybrid and twin-propulsion
Vatican € 56,38 € 51,54

Police Forces

€ 130,00 € 116,50

Doctors and emergency health workers

 282,00 € 234,50
Other Categories € 2032,00 € 1547,00

With a fiscal power from 20 to 23 CV (between 1930.6 and 2551.10 cubic centimetres of engine displacement)

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Petrol and Diesel

Lpg, natural gas, hybrid and twin-propulsion
Vatican € 56,38 € 51,54
Police Forces € 156,00 € 136,00
Doctors and emergency health workers € 332,00 € 272,00
Other Categories € 2432,00 € 1847,00

With a fiscal power above 24 CV (above 2551.2 cubic centimetres of engine displacement)

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Petrol and Diesel

Lpg, natural gas, hybrid and twin-propulsion
Vatican € 56,38 € 51,54
Police Forces € 181,00 € 154,75
Doctors and emergency health workers € 382,00 € 309,50
Other Categories € 2832,00 € 2147,00

LORRIES

Year of request Euro 4 Euro 5 Euro 6 Lpg, natural gas, hybrid and twin-propulsion
2017 € 2.032,00 € 1.452,00 € 1.152,00 € 392,00

 

  • If you have a lorry or a ZTL permit of 50, 100, 200 daily entrances, you can authorize online the daily access into traffic restricted areas.
  • If you are requesting a permit for a lorry you MUST attach a copy of the DURC (a document that certifies Construction Companies’ regular payment of social contributions).

How to pay

If you’re applying by fax/Post

  • With a bank transfer: IBAN IT 07 O 07601 03200000047172002 (SWIFT CODE BPPIITRRXXX)
    Once you have made the payment, copy of the transfer together with the transaction reference number must be sent together with the rest of the documentation;
  • The money can be deposited into the postal current account no. 47172002, in the name of Roma Capitale – Dipartimento Mobilità e Trasporti – Ufficio Permessi Centro Storico. Copy of the payment must be sent with the rest of the documentation.

If you prefer to pay at our Help Desk in Piazzale degli Archivi 40, you can only pay by debit or credit card when you submit the application.

There is no need to stick the duty stamp of 16 euros on the application form, you can pay it together with the permit amount in one instalment.