Japan to allow Level 4 autonomous vehicle on public roads from April 2023

Policy & Regulation

Details on Japan's new rules for Level 4 cars will be announced after a public comment period set to end in November

Japan has planned to allow semi-autonomous vehicles on public roads in a limited capacity starting April 2023, paving the door for services such as robo-taxis and driverless buses, according to a report published by Nikkei Asia on 28 October 2022.

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