KS 1515:2019 施行に関するお知らせ

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KS 1515:2019施行に関するお知らせです。
詳細はケニア基準局KEBSのウェブサイト 「Public Notifications」 に掲載されている車両年式要件の通りです。

https://www.kebs.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1163:public-notice-on-implementation-of-ks-1515-20195&catid=23&Itemid=180

当内容は、2022年7月1日以降に輸出されるすべての車両は、KS 1515:2019と上記URLの要件に従うものとし、
ケニアに到着した時点でその基準に該当すると見なされた場合には輸入が許可されないという事を通知するものです。
これに従いQISJは、お客様より本要件の対象となる車両が7月1日より前に輸出される証明を提出されない限り、
対象車両の検査を行う事が出来ません。
QISJより証明書が発行されている場合でも、7月1日以降に輸出された場合はケニア現地にて輸入を拒否されます。
その際に生じる一切の罰則と説明責任を弊社は負う事は出来ません。

以上、当事情をご理解頂くと共に、ご不明な点等がございましたらお問い合わせ下さい。
今後ともご愛顧を賜りますようお願い申し上げます。

敬具

Dear All Valued Customers,

This is an announcement regarding the implementation of KS 1515:2019 specifically the vehicle age requirement as published in the KEBS website Public Notifications which has now come in effect per the directive of the Kenya Bureau of Standards.
https://www.kebs.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1163:public-notice-on-implementation-of-ks-1515-20195&catid=23&Itemid=180

This is to inform all stakeholders that all vehicles as indicated in the standard and publication that is shipped from the origin as from July 1st of 2022 shall follow the Kenya standard requirement on Age Limits and shall not be allowed clearance if deemed to fall under the following criteria upon arrival in Kenya. In view of this, QISJ will discontinue inspection of the subject vehicles unless clients can provide evidence that the vehicles subject to this requirement shall be shipped before July 1.
Even if issued with a QISJ certificate, if shipped after the mentioned date, this will be rejected at point of entry in Kenya and all penalties and accountability shall be borne by the clients.
This is for your information and compliance.

Age Limit Requirements per KS1515:2019

• All USED passenger Minibuses, Midbuses, Large buses, Single articulated
and Bi-articulated buses and Double-decker buses shall not be allowed
for importation into the country. However, used passenger Microbus (up
to 7 m overall length) shall continue to be imported into the country
provided they are NOT older than Eight (8) years from the year of first
registration.

• All USED rigid Trucks with Gross Vehicle mass (GVM) equal to or greater
than 3.5 tons and up to and including 30 tons shall not be allowed for
importation into the country.

• Only tractor heads and Prime movers not older than three (3) years from
the year of first registration shall be allowed for importation. This shall
apply up to 30th June 2023 after which NO used tractor heads and prime
movers shall be allowed for importation into the country.

• All other USED Road vehicles not mentioned above shall continue to be
imported into the country provided that they are NOT older than eight
(8) years from the year of first registration.

• All imported new diesel-powered, and petrol (gasoline) powered vehicles
shall be type-approved to meet the requirements of EURO IV/4 before
importation into the country.

Thank you very much.