Committee on Technical Barriers to Trade - Notification - China - Electric self-balancing vehicles


The following notification is being circulated in accordance with Article 10.6



Notifying Member: CHINA

If applicable, name of local government involved (Article 3.2 and 7.2):


Agency responsible:

State Administration for Market Regulation (Standardization Administration of the P.R.C.)

Name and address (including telephone and fax numbers, email and website addresses, if available) of agency or authority designated to handle comments regarding the notification shall be indicated if different from above:


Notified under Article 2.9.2 [X], 2.10.1 [ ], 5.6.2 [ ], 5.7.1 [ ], 3.2 [ ], 7.2 [ ], other:


Products covered (HS or CCCN where applicable, otherwise national tariff heading. ICS numbers may be provided in addition, where applicable): electric self-balancing vehicles (HS code(s): 871160); (ICS code(s): 25.040.30)


Title, number of pages and language(s) of the notified document: National Standard of the P.R.C., Safety technical specification for electric self-balancing vehicles; (18 page(s), in Chinese)


Description of content: The document specifies the safety requirements of electrical self-balancing vehicles and describes the related test methods.

The document applies to the design, production, and sales of electric self-balancing vehicles powered by rechargeable batteries.


Objective and rationale, including the nature of urgent problems where applicable: Protection of human health or safety; Protection of the environment; Quality requirements


Relevant documents:



Proposed date of adoption: To be determined

Proposed date of entry into force: 12 months from approval


Final date for comments: 60 days from notification


Texts available from: National enquiry point [X] or address, telephone and fax numbers and email and website addresses, if available, of other body:

WTO/TBT National Notification and Enquiry Center of the People's Republic of China

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