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Reference EN 60570:2003
Title Electrical supply track systems for luminaires
Project Number 14664
Abstract/Scope This standard applies to track systems for ordinary interior use with two or more poles and with provision for earthing (Class 1), with a rated voltage not exceeding 440 V between poles (live conductors), rated frequency not exceeding 60 Hz and a rated current not exceeding 16 A per conductor for the connection of luminaires to the electrical supply.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2003-07-24
Current Stage code deadline 2003-12-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 34D
Reference Document IEC 60570:2003 (MOD)
ICS 29.120.20 - Connecting devices
29.140.40 - Luminaires
Keywords Lighting; Luminaire; Electrical supply track system
Note Supersedes EN 60570:1996 + A1:1998 + A2:2000 & EN 60570-2-1:1994 + A1:1996
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2003-07-24 2003-12-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2003-03-18 2003-07-18  
5062 2003-03-01 2003-03-18  
5020 2002-10-25 2003-01-10  
4099 2002-10-22 2002-10-25  
4020 2001-07-27 2002-01-11  
3099 2001-07-24 2001-07-27  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2003-03-18
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2003-07-24
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2003-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2004-02-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2010-03-01


Supersedes EN 60570:1996
EN 60570:1996/corrigendum Jan. 1999
EN 60570:1996/A1:1998
EN 60570:1996/A2:2000
EN 60570:1996/A1:1998/corrigendum Jan. 1999
EN 60570:1996/A2:2000/corrigendum Dec. 2000
EN 60570-2-1:1994
EN 60570-2-1:1994/A1:1996
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 60417-2:1999
EN 60598-1:2000
EN 61032:1998

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(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

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