Going abroad - Czech Republic

Other specific rules


Daytime running lights are mandatory even during daylight hours


Safety equipment for cars Seat belts
First-aid kit

Winter Tires

Mandatory use of winter tyres From 1 November to 31 March, in snow and ice.


Safety equipment for cyclists Two independent brakes
Rear red reflector and front white reflector
Front white lamp and rear red lamp in conditions of reduced visibility


Pedestrians Pedestrians walking in poor visibility, on the verge or the side of the road, outside a built-up area, in places where there is no public street lighting, must have on their person elements of retroreflective material positioned in such a way that they are visible to other road users.

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