Traffic authorities

Responsibility of the boroughs

You might have been referred to this page because you chose a topic that Berlin's boroughs are responsible for
This includes mainly stationary traffic (i.e. all questions around parking) and traffic on minor roads. In particular, it concerns

  • Disabled parking space
  • Pedestrian precincts
  • Local traffic initiatives in water and biotope protection
  • Stopping or parking rules for construction, relocations and delivery
  • Use of public roads for construction
  • Information booths, markets and events (permits on minor roads)
  • Minor roads
  • Parking in no-parking zones
  • Parking facilities for disabled and blind persons
  • Parking fees, exemptions and resident permits
  • No-parking zones
  • Bicycle lanes on minor roads
  • Two-way cycling in one-way streets
  • Compulsory use of bike lanes
  • Taxi stands
  • Umweltzone (Environmental zone) exemptions

The boroughs are also responsible for many issues of road building.

They are your first point of contact.

If you are not sure whether you are on a main or minor road, your issue will be referred to the office in charge.