By Order RD-11-601 of July 6, 2017, Road Infrastructure Agency introduces additional restrictions on the movement of trucks with a mass over 12 tons on motorways.
Due to the increased traffic on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in the summer season of 2017, from 7 July to 15 September inclusive, the circulation of lorries over 12 tonnes is prohibited, as follows:
– Trakia highway”
– every Friday from 18:00 to 20:00 in Sofia – Plovdiv and Sofia
– every Sunday from 16:00 to 20:00 in the direction of Bourgas – Sofia.
– Struma Motorway
– every Saturday from 10:00 to 14:00 in the direction of p. Daskalovo – Kulata border checkpoint.
– “Maritsa” Motorway
– every Sunday from 16:00 to 20:00 in the direction of Svilengrad – Trakia Highway.
The ban does not apply to vehicles carrying dangerous goods (ADR), live animals, perishable foodstuffs and temperature mode loads.
The list of sections of the Republican Road Network for which there are restrictions may be further amended.