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The outcome of the consultation is that given agreement we intend to proceed to make and lay a statutory instrument for the Motorcycles (EU type approval) Regulations 2018. This regulation will implement EU Regulation 168/2013, governing the European type approval frameworks.
The only changes to the regulations following consultation are:
- amendments to legal terminology
- to reflect latest court procedures, mainly affecting Scotland and Northern Ireland
This outcome was published on 27 February 2018.
We are proposing implementing frameworks for vehicles in accordance with EU Regulation 168/2013.
For effected vehicles the proposals introduce:
- higher road safety
- better environmental standards