Presentation on theme: "SMMT European and National Type Approval (SENTA) Guide"— Presentation transcript:
1SMMT European and National Type Approval (SENTA) Guide Online interactive guide for vehicle, system and component approvalCV Show April 2011
2IntroductionOverview of how SENTA worksLatest updatesPractical example of using SENTA
3SENTA - SMMT European and National Type Approval guide A step-by-step web-based programme to guide vehicle manufacturers, bodybuilders and suppliers through the complicated European Community Whole Vehicle Type Approval system. It also allows for national approval schemes for low volume manufacturers.For a new approval application, SENTA will ease the lengthy process.The guide details what a manufacturer must do from the original design idea, through the development and construction stages to completion of the approval process.
4Vehicle Approval Process with SENTA Vehicle Design & DevelopmentSENTA 1-9 Application InformationSENTA Compliance DocumentsSystems Type approval TestingSENTA 14 Vehicle InformationVehicle Type ApprovalSENTA 15 Certificate of ConformityNational Registration
5SENTA - SMMT European and National Type Approval guide The guide is split into three parts.How to determine the vehicle type and approval route.The requirements for Type Approval.How to complete a programme to type approve a vehicle.Registered users will be guided through the ECWVTA process from start to finish. This will be based on their specific requirements and supported by:A checklist of the legislation.Information and application documents and tables.Charts and lists of information for the user to create.The guide simplifies the approval process for those dealing with multi-stage builds by requesting specific information.Help information and worked examples are available for each section of the guide.
6Approval routes available in SENTA to date ECWVTA M2 and M3 incomplete, complete and completed vehiclesECWVTA N2 and N3 incomplete, complete and completed vehiclesECWVTA O1, O2, O3 and O4 incomplete, complete and completed trailersNSSTA M2 and M3 complete and completed vehiclesNSSTA N2 and N3 complete and completed vehiclesNSSTA O1, O2, O3 and O4 complete and completed trailersNIVA M2 and M3 vehiclesNIVA N2 and N3 vehiclesNIVA O1, O2, O3 and O4 trailers
7Latest updates and forthcoming New branding of SENTA website and guideNew ‘Take a tour’ on website front pageApproval routesM1 NSSTA requirements and ECE regulationsN1 NSSTA requirements and ECE regulationsVehicle information documents Annex III Part 1A:Explanatory notes addedM MSB ECWVTA and NSSTAN MSB ECWVTA and NSSTADocuments and information on vehicle registrationCertificate of origin documentNIVA web links to application documents and inspection manualsApproval scope information for system and component approvalsConsent to supply large trailers
8Next we will have a practical live demonstration of how to use the SENTA guide for an application and compliance for a vehicle approval.
9SENTA information, registration and subscription Go to the SENTA SMMT website, senta.smmt.co.ukFree to SMMT Members£900- per annum to non-MembersFor all membership enquiries please visit SMMT in Hall 5, stand no. 5C10 and speak to:Alison Handley – Membership and Publications ManagerTim Hughes – Membership Account Manageror