Contracting Parties under UN R26 External Projections

The following Contracting Parties are officially listed by the World Forum as applying this regulation. Nonetheless, this designation does not necessarily mean that a given Contracting Party either issues its own type approvals or accepts type approvals issued by other parties as there are exceptions.

Contracting Party Effective Date
Germany 25 October 1975
France 01 July 1972
Italy 17 September 1975
Netherlands 16 June 1981
Sweden 01 July 1972
Belgium 01 July 1972
Hungary 18 October 1976
Czech Republic 09 December 1975
Spain 30 September 1983
Serbia 27 April 1992
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 11 February 1973
Austria 24 March 1998
Luxembourg 01 October 1983
Norway 07 March 1999
Finland 13 February 1978
Denmark 20 December 1976
Romania 21 February 1977
Poland 01 December 2001
Portugal 24 March 1998
Russian Federation 17 February 1987
Greece 03 December 1995
Ireland 24 March 1998
Croatia 08 October 1991
Slovenia 01 October 1994
Slovak Republic 09 December 1975
Belarus 02 July 1995
Estonia 25 July 1999
Bosnia and Herzegovina 06 March 1992
Latvia 18 January 1999
Bulgaria 01 January 2007
Lithuania 29 March 2002
Turkey 07 July 2000
North Macedonia 17 September 1991
European Union 24 March 1998
Japan 30 June 2001
Ukraine 08 October 2002
New Zealand 19 March 2002
Cyprus 01 May 2004
Malta 01 May 2004
Malaysia 04 April 2006
Montenegro 03 June 2006
Albania 05 November 2011
Georgia 25 May 2015
Egypt 03 February 2013
Republic of Moldova 20 November 2016
San Marino 26 January 2016
Nigeria 17 December 2018
Republic of Armenia 30 April 2018