Since the 1st of June, traffic of trucks is restricted on most of Ukrainian roads.

State agency of roads of Ukraine (“Ukravtodor”) due to increased temperature regime in summer time, since June 1, 2014, imposes season restriction on flow of traffic on most highway sections of the common usage in all areas of Ukraine: movement of vehicles with the total weight more than 24t or with axle load more than 7t will be restricted from 10:00 till 22:00.

Trucks will be allowed to move only in darkness hours, and in the daytime they will stay on the special parking and rest areas, particularly nearby services.

Observance of these requirements is strictly controlled by State Inspection of Ukraine on land transport security, State Automobile Inspection and road enterprises.

Also, it is reported that the decision regarding the introduction of season restrictions is already made in Zhitomir, Kiev, Nikolaev, Cherkasy and Chernihiv regions. Corresponding traffic signs and panel to inform citizens in these regions have been already established.