Session 183 | Web conference | 9-11 Mar 2021
4.1. Status of the 1958 Agreement and of the annexed UN Regulations

The secretariat will present the status of the Agreement and of the annexed UN Regulations on the basis of a new version of ECE/TRANS/WP.29/343/Rev.29, containing all information received by secretariat up to 20 February 2021. Subsequent modifications to the original status document will be available in the document “informal updated version of ECE/TRANS/WP.29/343/Rev.29”.
Information on notified Type Approval Authorities and designated Technical Services is made available via the online tool.

4.2.2. Guidance on amendments to UN Regulations annexed to the 1958 Agreement

The World Forum agreed to continue consideration of this issue, which affects both the current version of the 1958 Agreement (Revision 3) as well as its previous version. WP.29 may wish to continue considerations on the proposal for Revision 3 of the draft guidelines on amendments to UN Regulations at the March 2021 session, as decided (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1155 para. 93).

WP.29-183-1044/Rev.3 | General Guidelines for United Nations regulatory procedures and transitional provisions in UN Regulations
WP.29-183-1044/Rev.3 | General Guidelines for United Nations regulatory procedures and transitional provisions in UN Regulations
4.3. Development of the International Whole Vehicle Type Approval (IWVTA) system

The Chair of the Informal Working Group on IWVTA will report on the work progress made during the meetings of the group and of the two subgroups in charge of drafting the amendments to UN Regulation No. 0.

4.4. Revision 3 to the 1958 Agreement

The World Forum may wish to be informed on the implementation status of the Revision 3 of the 1958 Agreement and on the entry into force of the amendments to Schedule 4.

WP.29-183-07 | 1958 Agreement: Request for guidance on Contracting Parties not following rules

The World Forum may wish to respond to a question on accession to the 1958 Agreement from the EUROMED partnership.

WP.29-183-15 | Question related to accession to the 1958 Agreement Inquiry from the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership (EUROMED) group of countries. Along with the 27 EU member states, 16 Southern Mediterranean, African and Middle Eastern countries are members: Albania, Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Mauritania, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, the Palestinian Authority, Syria, Tunisia and Turkey.
WP.29-183-07 | 1958 Agreement: Request for guidance on Contracting Parties not following rules
WP.29-183-15 | Question related to accession to the 1958 Agreement Inquiry from the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership (EUROMED) group of countries. Along with the 27 EU member states, 16 Southern Mediterranean, African and Middle Eastern countries are members: Albania, Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Mauritania, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, the Palestinian Authority, Syria, Tunisia and Turkey.
WP.29-183-07
1958 Agreement: Request for guidance on Contracting Parties not following rules (ETRTO)
05 Mar 2021 World Forum Informal Documents 1958 Agreement 1958 Agreement Agreement Concerning the Adoption of Uniform Technical Prescriptions for Wheeled Vehicles, Equipment and Parts which can be Fitted and/or be Used on Wheeled Vehicles and the Conditions for Reciprocal Recognition of Approvals Granted on the Basis of these Prescriptions WP.29-183-0007
WP.29-183-1044/Rev.3
General Guidelines for United Nations regulatory procedures and transitional provisions in UN Regulations
23 Dec 2020 World Forum Reference 1958 Agreement 1958 Agreement Agreement Concerning the Adoption of Uniform Technical Prescriptions for Wheeled Vehicles, Equipment and Parts which can be Fitted and/or be Used on Wheeled Vehicles and the Conditions for Reciprocal Recognition of Approvals Granted on the Basis of these Prescriptions WP.29-183-1044/Rev.3