Framework Regulation 167/2013, also known as
the Mother Regulation, for agricultural vehicles has
been published in the European Union Official
Journal covering new type-approval for tractors,
trailers and interchangeable towed equipment to
apply as of 1st January 2016. What will change for
the sector of agricultural machinery?
The European Union last year published Regulation 167/2013, known as the "Mother Regulation", the framework for type-approval certification for agricultural machinery to be enacted in 2016 for tractors and trailers. We are taking a look at its contents, the main new features introduced and answering some simple questions