The zone currently covers all areas within the North and South Circular Roads. The North Circular (A406) and South Circular (A205) roads are not in the zone.
Even if you make a short trip inside the zone using a vehicle that doesn't meet the ULEZ emissions standards, you need to pay the £12.50 daily charge. This includes residents of the ULEZ. However, you don't need to pay the ULEZ charge if you are parked inside the zone and don't drive.
Enter a postcode to see if it's inside one or more of the charging zones. Results will not be displayed on the map.
There are a small number of postcodes that cross the zone boundary, Use the map search below or look out for the ULEZ boundary signs on the street when driving.
Enter a street name, postcode or landmark in the search box to see its location in relation to the charging zones.
View zones to show/hide their areas.
To see if an address is inside or outside the zones, use the postcode search instead.
Go to postcode checker at the top of the page
A daily charge runs from midnight to midnight. If you drive within the ULEZ area across two days, for example before midnight and after midnight, you need to pay two daily charges.
See the emissions standards, daily charges and penalties for these four vehicle groups:
You can avoid the charge by walking or cycling wherever possible or using public transport. Download the TfL Go app on the Apple Store or Google Play for live travel updates and to find quiet times to travel.
Most vehicles need to meet the ULEZ emissions standard or pay a £12.50 daily charge to drive inside the zone:
Lorries, vans or specialist heavy vehicles (all over 3.5 tonnes) and buses, minibuses or coaches (all over 5 tonnes) do not need to pay the ULEZ charge. They will need to pay a LEZ charge if they do not meet the LEZ emissions standard.
The ULEZ is expanding from 29 August 2023 across all London boroughs. Find out more.
Owners of non-UK registered vehicles must also meet the emissions standard or pay the £12.50 daily ULEZ charge to drive inside the zone.
Our vehicle checker holds information on many vehicles registered outside the UK. If we don't hold your vehicle's details you will get the option to submit a copy of your vehicle's registration document showing the Euro standard it was manufactured to.
Find out about discounts and exemptions.