Contracting Parties under UN R31 Halogen SB Headlamps

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 24 March 1998
France 24 March 1998
Italy 24 March 1998
Australia 31 July 2010
Austria 24 March 1998
European Union 24 March 1998
Belarus 01 September 2003
Belgium 24 March 1998
Bulgaria 01 January 2007
Croatia 03 April 2001
Cyprus 01 May 2004
Czech Republic 01 May 2004
Denmark 20 December 1976
Estonia 25 July 1999
Finland 17 September 1976
Russian Federation 08 April 1996
Poland 01 December 2001
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 01 May 1975
Greece 24 March 1998
Hungary 23 November 1979
Ireland 24 March 1998
Latvia 18 January 1999
Lithuania 29 March 2002
Luxembourg 23 May 1997
Malaysia 04 April 2006
Turkey 12 September 2003
Netherlands 06 July 1975
New Zealand 19 March 2002
Republic of South Africa 17 June 2001
Switzerland 02 February 1996
Malta 01 May 2004
Norway 24 May 1993
Sweden 01 May 1975
Portugal 24 March 1998
Romania 21 February 1977
Slovak Republic 14 January 1997
Slovenia 01 May 2004
Spain 24 March 1998
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