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What is homologation and the International Convention?

 

What is homologation?

Homologation is a quality control procedure according to strict European norms, with supervision of the entire production process and its quality - from raw material orders to the final inspection of finished goods.

International Convention

The Republic of Croatia is a signatory to the International Convention on Road Safety, which means that the international norms are binding upon it.
Pursuant to the obligations taken over, the Republic of Croatia has passed the following regulations:

  • Regulation on homologation of back dimension plates for marking of long and heavy goods vehicles

  • Regulation on homologation of plates for marking of slow vehicles

  • Regulation on homologation of retro-reflective markers for heavy goods and long vehicles and their trailers

Examinations of back dimension plates pursuant to the above mentioned regulations may be carried out only by authorized laboratories in accordance with the Rules Nos.

  • ECE R 70.01
  • ECE R 70.00
  • ECE R 69.00
  • ECE R 104.00

The above mentioned Rules were issued by of the UN Economic Commission for Europe, amended as of January 01, 1998 (ECE documents). These Rules represent an annex to the Geneva Agreement of 1958, concerning the reciprocal acceptance of homologation requirements and homologation of motor vehicle parts and their trailers.

THIS MEANS THAT AS OF JANUARY 01, 2000 ALL VEHICLES MUST HAVE THE PRESCRIBED DIMENSION PLATES HOMOLOGATED PURSUANT TO THE RULES ECE R 70.01 AND ECE R 69.00.

FURTHERMORE, AS OF APRIL 01, 2001 ALL LONG AND HEAVY GOODS VEHICLES AND THEIR TRAILERS MUST BE MARKED WITH RETRO-REFLECTIVE CONTOUR AND DISTINGUISHING MARKERS, HOMOLOGATED PURSUANT TO THE ECE R 104.



IMPORTANT: All products made by GRAFEX-trade are labelled and marked pursuant to the Standardization Act (Official Gazette No. 96/03 of July 10, 2003, Sections 17 and 18).

All our products are marked with EAN bar codes, owned by GRAFEX-trade according to the certificate of EAN International/UCC.
Reflective products have an additional guarantee of the company