Product assessment

If you are a manufacturer of vehicles or vehicle components and you would like to apply for a type approval, RDW can guide you through the process of testing and certifying the vehicles or vehicle components. On this page you can submit your application for a type approval and the corresponding tests, apply vehicles for an End of Series statement or make a request for a consultation.
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Conformity of Production (CoP)

Before you can apply for a Type Approval for a vehicle or component, you must demonstrate that your production process is in accordance with the Type Approval. The RDW verifies whether the manufacturer has taken adequate measures to guarantee that the Vehicles, Systems, Components or Technical Units will be in compliance with the approved type. A type approval can only be requested after the Conformity of Production (CoP) is accepted. To apply for CoP or a change in the CoP information you can use the form of deze link opent in een nieuw vensterConformity of CoP.

Reserve approval numbers

If you are an designated technical service and you would like to apply for approval numbers for future approvals, you can submit your application here. If you wish to get any existing test results and certificates approved, please submit your application through 'Certification'.
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Approve test results and certificates

If you are an designated technical service and you would like to get test results and certificates approved, you can submit your application here. If you only wish to apply for new approval numbers in order to submit certificates in the future, please make a request for these numbers through 'Reserve approval numbers'.
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