16930 Motor lighting systems

  • Published: Home Office (2010)
  • Authors: Home Office
  • Date Added: 25 Jan 2014
  • Last Update: 25 Jan 2014
  • Format: html


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Response to a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 for information on motor lighting systems.

Key Findings:

  • All headlights must comply with European regulations, which are intended to minimise dazzle while maximising visibility.


Motor lighting systems


The regulations are subject to development and the Department for Transport continues to take an active part in this work, together with experts from other European member states. They seek to ensure that any changes that are made do not have a negative effect on glare.