In the Official Journal of the European Union no. 55 from 27.02.2013 was published Regulation (UE) no. 171:2013 of 26 February 2013 amending Annexes I and IX, replacing Annex VIII to Directive 2007/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for the approval of motor vehicles and their trailers, and of systems, components and separate technical units intended for such vehicles (Framework Directive), and amending Annexes I and XII to Commission Regulation (EC) no. 692/2008 implementing and amending Regulation (EC) no. 715/2007 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the type-approval of motor vehicles with regard to emissions from light passenger vehicles and commercial light vehicles (Euro 5 and Euro 6) and on access to vehicle repair and maintenance information.
The regulation is binding in its entirety and applies directly in all EU Member States.