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Reference EN 60669-2-5:201X
Title Switches for household and similar fixed electrical installations - Part 2-5: Particular requirements - Switches and related accessories for use in home and building electronic systems (HBES)
Project Number 22633
Abstract/Scope IEC 60669-2-5:2013 applies to HBES switches with a working voltage not exceeding 250 V a.c. and a rated current up to and including 16 A for household and similar fixed electrical installations either indoors or outdoors and to associated electronic extension units.


Current Stage code 5099
Current Stage code date 2013-11-18
Current Stage code deadline 2013-12-16
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC), EMC (2004/108/EC)
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 23B
Reference Document IEC 60669-2-5:2013 (EQV)
ICS 29.120.10 - Conduits for electrical purposes
Keywords Switch; Household; Building; Electronic; HBES
Note Will supersede EN 50428:2005 + A1:2007 + A2:2009 * FprAA covering CMs circulated simultaneously (PR=22634), the intention is to merge FprEN & FprAA and publish them as one single document, with the implementation dates of FprAA. * 23B/1055/RVC established on 2012-02-03: FDIS decided
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
5099 2013-11-18 2013-12-16  
5060 2013-09-09 2013-09-30 export to doc file  EN
5020 2013-06-21 2013-09-06  
3090 2012-02-03 2012-07-31  
5060 2012-01-09 2012-01-30 export to doc file  EN
5020 2011-08-05 2012-01-06  
1090 2009-06-18    

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2013-11-18
date of Availability (DAV) (2)  
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2014-02-18
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2014-08-18
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2016-11-18


Supersedes EN 50428:2005
EN 50428:2005/A1:2007
EN 50428:2005/A2:2009
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6)  

(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.