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VIRM: Entry certification update – effective from 1 January 2013

List of changes
Note: This update is electronic only, no printed pages will be issued.

This amendment covers changes to the Land Transport Rule: Vehicle Exhaust Emissions 2007 which come into effect on 1 January 2013.

Questions and answers about the Rule changes are available on the NZTA website here.


Change description

Link to vehicle inspection portal page


  • Table 2-1-3:
    • 'On or after 1 January 2006 and before 1 January 2007 ' row deleted
    • additions of new standards and dates
  • ADR/79/03 and ADR 79/04 added to abbreviations list
  • Euro 5 definition added
  • Japan 09 definition added.

Standards compliance