The first snow is supposed to hit Vienna this week. Have you already put on wintertires on your vehicle? Between November 1st and April 15th, passenger cars and trucks with a maximum weight of up to 3500kg may be operated in winter conditions such as snow -covered tracks, snowy slush or ice only if winter tires have been installed on all wheels.

The obligation to use winter tires however only applies in winter conditions and only if the vehicle is operated in these conditions.

Please keep in mind that according to law, only tires which bear the following letters are accepted as winter tires: "M+S", "M.S" or "M&S".


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