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Brexit – guidance to stakeholders on impact on type-approval of motor vehicles

Brexit – guidance to stakeholders on impact on type-approval of motor vehicles
Published on: 29/01/2018
Preparing for Brexit is not just a matter for EU and national authorities, but also for private parties. Businesses are reminded of legal repercussions which need to be considered when the United Kingdom ceases to be a member of the EU.

This document analyses the legal consequences of the United Kingdom's withdrawal on the type-approval of:

  • motor vehicles and their trailers
  • systems, components and separate technical units intended for motor vehicles

See a separate notice for more information on legal consequences of UK's withdrawal on the type-approval of:

  • agricultural and forestry vehicles
  • 2- or 3-wheeled vehicles and quadricycles
  • non-road mobile machinery

For more information about the Brexit negotiations, see the website of the European Commission's Task Force for Article 50 negotiations with the UK.

See more information on the European Commission's policy for the automotive industry.

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