• April 4, 2019
  • WTO

Dominican Republic | Technical Regulations on tires

Title of document
Reglamento Técnico Dominicano: Neumáticos en general y comercialización de neumáticos automotrices usados (14 page(s), in Spanish)

Objective and Field of application, definitions, requirements for the commercialization of used tires, storage and supervision system, conditions for transportation, permits and processes prior to admission, sampling, conformity assessment by the surveillance entities, prohibitions and sanctions

Notifying member: Dominican Republic


Objective tag
Prevention of deceptive practices and consumer protection

Objective. This technical regulation aims to define the requirements and parameters for the Marketing of Used Tires, of the tariff classification S.A. 4012.20.00, with hoops and without hoops, through the establishment of the requirements, conditions and controls for its commercialization in the local market; in order to prevent and minimize risks to human life and integrity, and to avoid practices that may mislead or deceive consumers. Its compliance will be mandatory for any individual or company that sells used tires throughout the national territory whether local or imported.


Agency responsible
Ministerio de Industria, Comercio y Mypimes (MICM). Torre MICM. Ave. 27 de febrero No. 306, Bella Vista, Santo Domingo, República Dominicana. Persona Responsable: Miguelina Estevez. Teléfono: (809) 567­7192 Ext. 6288 y 6055. Correo electrónico: miguelina.estevez@mic.gob.do.


  • Submission: 01/04/2019
  • Reception: 01/04/2019
  • Distribution: 03/04/2019
  • Final date for comments: 02/06/2019
  • Proposed date of adoption: N/A


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