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
Albania 05 November 2011
Armenia 30 April 2018
Australia 31 July 2010
Austria 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

Belarus 02 July 1995
Belgium 16 October 1982
Bosnia-Herzegovina 06 March 1992
Bulgaria 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

Croatia 08 October 1991
Cyprus 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

Czech Republic 01 August 1980
Denmark 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

EU 05 July 2014
Egypt 03 February 2013
Estonia 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

Finland 05 July 1988
France 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

Georgia 25 May 2015
Germany 03 October 1990
Greece 20 October 1996
Hungary 26 March 1984
Ireland 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

Italy 01 June 1980
Japan 01 February 2013
Latvia 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

Lithuania 29 March 2002
Luxembourg 01 May 1984
Malaysia 04 April 2006
Malta 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

Moldova 20 November 2016
Montenegro 03 June 2006
Netherlands 01 May 2004
Nigeria 17 December 2018
North Macedonia 17 September 1991
Norway 24 May 1993
Poland 13 November 1992
Portugal 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

Romania 24 September 1994
Russia 17 February 1987
San Marino 26 January 2016
Serbia 27 April 1992
Slovakia 01 January 1980
Slovenia 01 April 1985
Spain 01 June 1980
Sweden 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

Turkey 07 July 2000
UK 05 July 2014

UN R41 applicable by virtue of the European Union’s adoption of the regulation.

Ukraine 08 October 2002