Explanatory text 561/2006
TRACE stands for T ransport Regulators Align Control Enforcement. It was an EU co-financed project aiming at development of a European harmonized training format for enforcers controlling the respect of the above mentioned rules. The document is one of the project's main outputs. It contains simplified explanations and guidance on the application of the Regulation's main provisions and may serve as a basis for the continuous training of control officers in all EU countries. It should be noted that, in any event, interpretation of European Union law is ultimately the prerogative of the European Court of Justice.
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