Taxes in Europe Database v2
Law No 2367/1953, Law No 2093/1992, as amended, by Law No 2873/2000, Law No 2948/2001, Law No 2992/2002, Law No 3052/2002, Law No 3283/2004, Law No 3697/2008, Law No 3888/2010, Law No 3986/2011 and Law No 4093/2012.
Region of Greece.
The owners of motor vehicles.
Motor vehicles and motorcycles used on public roads.
Basis of assessment:
Exempt from the tax are: vehicles belonging to the Greek State, to Heads of diplomatic missions and the official diplomatic staff of foreign embassies, to the Greek Red Cross and several other non-profit-making institutions and vehicles for disabled people who meet certain conditions. Also, hybrid, up to 1,929 cc, and electric private vehicles and TAXIs which were registered until 31-10-2010 and private vehicles, registered for the first time after 1/11/2010 with CO2 emissions below 100 gr/km.
A) PRIVATE USE VEHICLES
Passenger vehicles, motorcycles:
a) For all passenger cars which have been registered for the first time in Greece, until 31/10/2010 as well as for motorcycles regardless of their date of registration, according to their engine displacement as following:
b) For all passenger cars which have been registered for the first time in Greece after 1/11/2010, exclusively according to their CO2 emissions, regardless of their technology (petrol, diesel, hybrid etc) as following:
Annual road tax per gr of CO2 emissions
0 - 100
101 - 120
121 - 140
141 - 160
161 - 180
181 - 200
201 - 250
For passenger trailers and semi-trailers: 140 €.
Road tax does not apply on hybrid, electric or hydrogen private up to 1,929 cc, registered until 31-10-2010. For those with capacity higher than 1,929 cc, registered until 31-10-2010, the road tax is reduced by 50%.
e) Vehicles not falling within one of the above classifications: 535 €
f) Ambulances and funeral transport: 300€
B) PUBLIC USE VEHICLES
a) TAXIS registered until 31-10-2010: 290 €
b) TAXIS, registered after 1-11-2010, according to their CO2 emissions, as following:
0 - 100
101 - 150
Foreign lorries, for each trip: 100 €
(Not applicable when special conventions with other countries apply)
For the use of provisional circulation license: 4.00 € per day
For test drive circulation: a ) motorcycles: 30 €
b ) other vehicles: 150 €
Road tax on mopeds: 12 €
Annually. It is paid in one instalment until the 31st of December of the year that precedes the year for which the tax is due.
Ministry of Finance also through designated banks and other financial institutions.
Beneficiary: The State:100 %.