Volkswagen Settlement Implementation

This page last updated September 28, 2017

On October 25, 2016, and May 17, 2017, the United States District Court for the Northern District of California approved Partial Consent Decrees (Consent Decrees) as part of the settlement agreements with Volkswagen (VW) for their use of illegal defeat devices in certain 2.0-liter and 3.0-liter diesel vehicles. This website provides information on Appendix C (the Zero-Emission Vehicle Investment Commitment) and Appendix D (the Environmental Mitigation Trust) enumerated in the first Consent Decree.

Links to the Appendix C and Appendix D implementation are provided below.

Consent Decree Appendix Title Information
Appendix C: The Zero-Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Investment Commitment
Appendix D: Environmental Mitigation Trust Environmental Mitigation Trust for California:

Other aspects of the settlement, including details of the Buyback Lease Termination and Vehicle Modification Recall Program and Emissions Modification Program, can be found on ARB's general Volkswagen information page