Products covered and HS codes are given in the Gazette Notification No: 2107/45 of 25 January 2019.
Imports and Exports (Control) regulation No 01 of 2019 - Gazette Extraordinary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka No 2107/45 dated 25 January 2019, 5 (five) pages, in English
(Imports and Exports control regulations published in Gazette (Extraordinary) No 2079/70 dated 13 July 2018 and Gazette (Extraordinary) No 2083/37 dated 10 August 2018 are hereby repealed) WTO Notifications G/TBT/N/LKA/37 of 16 October 2018 will be repealed and replaced by this notification
These regulations were related to the Vehicular Exhaust Emission and safety standards. The measures related to the Vehicular Exhaust Emission were based on Euro 4 standards. The Motor vehicles below the Emission Standards of the Euro 4 or its equivalent will be prohibited. Compliance with Vehicular Exhaust Emission limits shall not be required for all Electric Vehicles. Compliance with Vehicular Exhaust Emission limits and Safety Measures/ Standards shall not be required for Vintage Vehicles manufactured prior to 30 November 1956. Importation of Motor vehicles which are not complied with the safety standards will be prohibited to import.