On 22nd March 2012, the EU Commission published Regulation 249/2102 in the Official Journal which amends the requirements of Regulation 19/2011;
Regulations 19/2011 permits manufacturers to use self adhesive labels for the statutory plate. This amendment changes the text size required;
- The VIN shall not be less than 4mm in height
- Other information on the plate shall not be less than 2mm in height.
This regulation applies from 11th April.