Dashcams illegal in Austria and Luxembourg

I see you have links to discussions on and purchase of dashcams.

I just had some German friends visiting, and they noticed my dashcam. They mentioned this was not permitted in Germany, so I did some checking. It appears dashcams are legal (but frowned upon) in Germany, "discouraged" in Switzerland and actually illegal in Austria and good-old Luxembourg. Huge potential fines in Austria. This could catch quite a few summer travellers out? Apparently the EU is not that harmonious.




Asked on 29 March 2016 by CanAmSteve

Answered by Honest John
Maybe something to do with privacy laws. But fair warning. Thank you.
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