Country:Sweden
Year:2011
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2011
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Direct investment>Procurement rules
Policy Target:Transport>Passenger
Agency:Swedish Transport Agency
URL:http://www.notisum.se/rnp/sls/lag/20090001.htm
Legal References:Government Regulation (Förordning 2009:1), SFS 2011:351
Funding:Government budget and budgets of specific agencies
Description:

All ordinary vehicles purchased or leased by public authorities are required to be classified as environmentally friendly, as defined by this Act. In addition, fifty per cent of all emergency vehicles (with five seats or less) purchased or leased annually are required to be classified as environmentally friendly. Light duty vehicles are allowed to emit a maximum of 230g CO2 per km. Exceptions from these requirements are made for particular vehicles used by the Police, Customs, Coast Guard, and for some purposes related to protection of individuals.

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