Conventional pollutant emission limits
Ministry of Transport and Communications (MTC – Ministerio de Transportes y Comunicaciones)
Medium-Duty Vehicles: Either Euro IV or US Tier 2 Bin 5
Heavy-Duty Vehicles: Euro IV
New passenger vehicles GVWR > 2500 kg and all commercial vehicles
Maximum permissible emission limits for existing heavy-duty vehicles, new imported or domestically assembled vehicles and used imported vehicles were first established by Decreto Supremo Nº 047-2001-MTC on 31 October 2001. The most recent amendment, DECRETO SUPREMO N° 010-2017-MINAM was made on 30 November 2017. Key steps in Peru’s heavy-duty vehicle emission control program are as follows:
- Since 1 January 2003 all new heavy-duty have been required to meet Euro II requirements.
- Since 2007, new heavy-duty vehicles have been required to meet Euro III requirements.
- Starting in April 1, 2018, new heavy-duty vehicles must meet Euro IV requirements.
Peruvian emission requirements for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles are summarized in the following tables. Medium-duty vehicles have the option of following EU or US emission standards.
|Year||Option 1*||Option 2†|
|2003-2006||Euro 2||96/69/EC||US Tier 0||US 87 LDT|
|2007-March 31, 2017||Euro 3||98/69/EC (A)||US Tier 1||US 94 LDT|
|April 1, 2018 and later||Euro 4||98/69/EC (A)
|US Tier 2 Bin 5||US 94 LDT|
*New passenger vehicles GVWR > 2500 kg or > 6 seats; commercial vehicles < 3500 kg
† Vans and light-duty trucks < 3864 kg; new passenger vehicles > 12 seats
|2003-2006||Euro II||13 mode||96/1/EC|
|2007-March 31, 2017||Euro III||ESC + ELR||99/96/EC (A)|
|April 1, 2018 and later||Euro IV||ESC + ELR||2005/55/EC(A)|
* New passenger vehicles and commercial vehicles > 3500 kg