Legal notices


These general website terms and conditions of use constitute the terms of a legal contract between the user of the website. By using the website, you expressly agree to be bound by the terms of this contract and accept them without reservation. If you do not wish to be bound by this contract, you must not use the website. Please note that the specific features of this contract are effective as soon as the user navigates the website.

Website publisher

Imprimerie Nationale S.A., au capital social de 34 500 000 €
104, avenue du Président Kennedy – 75016 PARIS
RCS Paris 352 973 622 00157 - Numéro de TVA intracommunautaire : 08 352 973 622

By delegation of the French Ministry of Ecological and Solidarity Transition.

Managing Editor

The Imprimerie Nationale Communications Department

Website hosting

21, avenue de la créativité
59650 Villeneuve d’Ascq
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Intellectual property

The content on this website is subject to legislation on public information rights and is covered by copyright. Any re-use of the videos, photographs, graphic designs, illustrations and lexicons, as well as all of the editorial content produced for the editorial management of the website is subject to the author's agreement.
In accordance with public intellectual property law and in particular under Article L122-5 of the French Intellectual Property Code, the "official documents" can be freely re-used:

  • speeches, press kits and press releases
  • circulars, directives and other regulatory documents
  • CERFA forms
Re-use for non-commercial and, in particular, educational purposes is permitted provided the integrity of the information is respected, that its meaning, scope and application are not altered and that the origin and date of publication are stated.
The information may not be used for commercial or promotional purposes without specific permission and without obtaining a licence for the re-use of public information. The development of a product or a service to be made available to a third party with or without charge is considered as re-use for commercial or promotional purposes.
The use of registered trademarks used on this website on any other media or network is prohibited.


Any public or private website is authorised, with no previous authorisation, to set up a link to the information published on the website. However, the pages of the website must not embedded within the pages of another website.
The authorisation to post this link applies to any media except for those which publish controversial, pornographic or xenophobic information or which, more generally, the majority of people would find offensive.


The information on this website is provided as part of a public service. Despite the utmost care taken to update official texts and check the content, the publisher is not liable for the documents posted online.
The information and/or documents available on this website are subject to change at any time and may be updated.
Under no circumstances may the publisher be held liable for any damages of any kind arising from the interpretation or the use of information and/or documents available on this website.

Personal data

The personal data relating to the requestor are processed by the Ministry of Ecological and Inclusive Transition as data controller for the issuance of the Air Quality Certificate.
This processing is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest by the Ministry of Ecological and Inclusive Transition under article L.318-1 of the Highway Code, article 37 of the law of 17 August 2015 on energy transition, decree no. 2016-858 of 29 June 2016 on air quality certificates, the decree of 21 June 2016 establishing the nomenclature of vehicles classified according to their emission level of air pollutants pursuant to article R.318-2 of the Highway Code and the decree of 29 June 2016 on the procedures for issuing and affixing air quality certificates.
The data on the management of the issuance request are kept for 3 years from their collection. Indirectly identifying data relating to the Certificate are stored for 20 years. The production data files are stored for 60 days.
Within the limits of their respective attributions, members and authorised personnel of Imprimerie Nationale (data processor) and the Ministry of Ecological and Inclusive Transition in charge of the AQC have access to your data.
The information collected is only used internally (except in cases of legal requisition). It is not leased, sold or given to other companies
Recipients are located within the European Union, and safeguards have been taken to ensure a sufficient level of protection of your information.
In accordance with the regulations applicable to personal data protection, the applicant has the following rights: right of access, right of rectification, right of opposition, right to erasure, right to limitation of processing, right to define instructions on the fate of your data after your death. By proving your identity, you can exercise them by sending a request:

  • By post: Imprimerie Nationale SA - Service DPO - 104, avenue du Président Kennedy – 75016 Paris
  • By e-mail :

The greatest attention is given to the protection of your personal data. Nevertheless, if you consider that the processing breaches your rights, you have the option of lodging a complaint with the French Data Protection Authority (CNIL).

Website availability

The publisher is committed to enabling access to the website 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except in cases of force majeure or an event beyond its control and subject to any breakdowns and maintenance necessary for the proper functioning of the website and services.
Consequently, there can be no guarantee of the availability of the website and/or services, or of transmission and performance reliability in terms of response and quality. No technical assistance will be provided for the user either by electronic means or by telephone.
The publisher is not liable if the website cannot be accessed and/or the services cannot be used.
The publisher may be required to suspend the website or some of the services, at any time without notice and without compensation. The user acknowledges and accepts that the publisher is not liable for any such interruptions and any consequences thereof suffered by the user or any third party.

If the volume of connections to the order platform substantially exceeds the technical processing capabilities, the publisher reserves the right to temporarily stop any further applications from being made in order to ensure the technical stability of the service.

Applicable law

This website is governed by French law, wherever it is used. In the event of any possible dispute, and after all other attempts to find an amicable solution have failed, the French courts shall have sole jurisdiction over this dispute.
If you have any questions about these website terms and conditions of use, please write to us:

By post :
Imprimerie Nationale SA
Service DPO
104, avenue du Président Kennedy – 75016 Paris, France

By e-mail :

Changes to the general terms and conditions of use

the publisher reserves the right to change these terms and conditions of use at any time and without notice in order to adapt them to changes to the website and/or its use.