The meeting was held on 7th August 2018 @ 9.30 am at Bilik Mesyuarat Imam Hambali, Bahagian Kejuruteraan Automotif, Ibu Pejabat JPJ, Putrajaya.

The meeting was chaired by Mr Mohd Kamal Hisham Bin Abu Bakar, Ketua Penolong Setiausaha from Ministry of Transport.  Besides MASAAM members, there are representatives from MITI, MAI, SIRIM, MAA, IDIADA, TUV, VCA, OEM and others.

Meeting agenda are:

1) Secretariat update 27th APWG meeting in Lao PDR from 9th – 10th May 2018.

2) Matters raised during 27th APWG meeting as follows:

a) Proposal on 11th Workshop on Automotive Regulations and Certification under the Cooperation between ASEAN and Japan for 28th APWG to be organized in Malaysia soon.

b) Draft preparation ASEAN Roadmap for Implementation of 19 UNRs (Phase 1) by Malaysia

c) Malaysia stand towards new proposal on structure involvement under APWG and ACC

d) Malaysia status update on preparation for the next 28th APWG meeting on 16th -18th October 2018.