4 November 2014

* Materials for the 19th JASIC Asia Government/Industry Meeting Now Posted

The materials for the 19th JASIC Asia Government/Industry Meeting (5th Public and Private Joint Forum in Asian Region), held in Da Nang, Vietnam from 1 to 3 October 2014, are now posted on the "Harmonization Trends in Asia" page.

To read the meeting materials, please click here.


29 October 2014

* 39th JASIC Asia Expert Meeting to Be Held in Vietnam

The Expert Meeting on technical regulations relating to electric vehicles including measurement of net power (R85), organized by Vietnam Register (VR), will be held in Ha Noi, Vietnam on 21 November 2014.

JASIC is also scheduled to send experts on the themes who will give presentations at the meeting.

Download the program of the meeting.
Download Meeting Registration Form.


29 October 2014

* November 2014 Update of Automotive Regulations Information

The information in our Automotive Regulations Information Web Service is scheduled to be updated on Tuesday, 4 November 2014.
For information on added and revised regulations, please click here.


1 July 2014

* 2014 Automobile Type Approval Handbook for Japanese Certification ("Blue Book") Published.

The year 2014 edition of Automobile Type Approval Handbook for Japanese Certification ("Blue Book") was published on August 8, 2014. To order, click here.

* Due to the summer holidays from 11 to 17 August, the CD-ROM will be delivered on or after 18 August (even if the order is placed in advance).


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