ERA-GLONASS will be compulsory for all imported automobiles from 2017 onwards

ERA-GLONASS will be compulsory for all imported automobiles from 2017 onwards

RusAutoNews.Com – ERA-GLONASS is the Russian system of emergency response, based on the European standard eCall/E112. The system is designed for use with the global satellite navigation system GLONASS on behalf of the Government of the Russian Federation.

As stated by the press office of Russian Federal Customs House, the entry of information about the emergency services calling device will be compulsory in the ‘Special Notes’ section of the passports of the new transport vehicles on traffic, from 01.01.2017 onwards. This requirement applies to vehicles equipped with a device to call the emergency services, the information about which is found in the certificate of vehicle safety design.

A vehicle may still obtain a passport, if there’s a valid vehicle safety design certificate issued before 1 January 2017, which does not contain information about the equipment of the emergency services call device.  

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