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New regulation on vehicle headlamps

Vietnam published a Draft National Technical Regulation on road vehicles headlamps.

The Draft National Technical Regulation QCVN 35:2021/BGTVT specifies the testing of optical characteristics of headlamps for road vehicles and replaces the previous regulation QCVN 35:2017/BGTVT.

It applies to establishments importing and manufacturing headlamps, establishments importing road motor vehicles and organizations and individuals involved in inspection and certification of headlamps quality and technical safety.

The new regulation was compiled on the basis of the previous one and supplemented with the recent updates to the ECE regulation 123 (Uniform provisions concerning the approval of adaptive front-lighting systems (AFS) for motor vehicles) and ECE regulation 149 (Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Road Illumination Devices (Lamps) and Systems for Power-driven Vehicles).

The document can be accessed here.

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