Vehicle emission standards - Level 8

Name of policy Vehicle emission standards - Level 8
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Thailand
Region Asia


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Air pollution
Type of policy instrument
  • Regulatory Instruments
    • Codes and standards
      • Vehicle fuel-economy and emissions standards
Sector name
  • Transport
    • Heavy duty vehicles
    • Light duty vehicles
Policy description Thailand's Pollution Control Department (PCD) sets emission standards for light-duty and heavy-duty vehicles. The current standard (Level 8) is equivalent to the Euro 4 standard.
Policy type
  • Energy efficiency1
Policy stringency
Implementation state Implemented
Date of decision 2012
Start date of implementation 2012
End date of implementation
High impact No
Impact indicator


Source or references http://transportpolicy.net/index.php?title=Thailand:_Light-duty:_Emissions
Supports policies
Is supported by policies
Comments (background and assessment)
Status Final

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