International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies



Reference EN 50116:2006
Title Information technology equipment - Routine electrical safety testing in production
Project Number 15521
Abstract/Scope This European Standard defines routine test procedures for use during or after manufacturing of complete equipments, sub-assemblies or components, certified or declared as complying with EN 60950 or EN 60950-1 and powered by an a.c. or d.c. mains supply. The application of the tests detailed in this European Standard is design dependent and needs to be defined by the manufacturer.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2006-11-10
Current Stage code deadline 2007-10-01
Deadline date for vote  


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IEC Technical Body  
Reference Document  
ICS 35.020 - Information technology (IT) in general
35.260 - Office machines
Keywords Information technology; Routine test; Safety test
Note Superseded by EN 50514:2008
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2006-11-10 2007-10-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2006-10-01 2007-02-01  
5061 2006-08-28 2006-10-01  
5060 2006-06-20 2006-07-04 export to doc file  EN
5020 2005-12-16 2006-06-16  
3090 2005-02-16 2005-04-30  
3020 2004-08-01 2004-11-05  
1000 2002-09-24 2003-03-24  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2006-10-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2006-11-10
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2007-04-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2007-10-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2009-10-01


Supersedes EN 50116:1996
Superseded by EN 50514:2008
Normative reference (6) EN 60950:2000
EN 60950-1:2001
EN 60950-1:2006

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(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

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.