9 July 2015

* 2015 Automobile Type Approval Handbook for Japanese Certification ("Blue Book") to be Published.

The year 2015 edition of Automobile Type Approval Handbook for Japanese Certification ("Blue Book") is being published on August 4, 2015. To order, click here.


29 July 2015

* August 2015 Update of Automotive Regulations Information

The information in our Automotive Regulations Information Web Service is scheduled to be updated on Monday, 3 August 2015.
For information on added and revised regulations, please click here.


22 July 2015

* 40th JASIC Asia Expert Meeting to Be Held in Thailand

The Expert Meeting on Steering Mechanism (UN R12), Protection of the Occupants in the Event of a Frontal Collision (UN R94) and Protection of the Occupants in the Event of a Lateral Collision (UN R95), organized by Thailand's Department of Land Transport (DLT), will be held in Bangkok, Thailand on 7 August 2015.

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.


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