21/10/2014 | Regulatory Inspection

Is it compulsory to have a vehicle used to carry Perishable Goods inspected periodically?

All vehicles used to Transport Perishable Goods must undergo a periodic inspection which guarantees that they are in conformity with the regulations in place, and that such conformity is maintained over time.

Royal Decree No. 237/2000 of 18 February, of 3 December, amended in Royal Decree No. 380/2001 of 6 April, establishes the technical specifications which must be met by special vehicles for the land transport of food products at regulated temperatures, and the procedures for monitoring their compliance therewith.