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Reference EN 60669-2-4:2005
Title Switches for household and similar fixed electrical installations - Part 2-4: Particular requirements - Isolating switches
Project Number 7710
Abstract/Scope This part of EN 60669 applies to manually operated general purpose isolating switches with a rated voltage not exceeding 440 V and a rated current not exceeding 125 A, intended for household and similar fixed electrical installations, either indoors or outdoors.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2005-03-04
Current Stage code deadline 2005-10-01
Deadline date for vote  


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


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 23B
Reference Document IEC 60669-2-4:2004 (MOD)
ICS 29.120.40 - Switches
Keywords Switch; Household installation; Fixed-electrical installation; Isolating switch
Special National Condition(s) GB


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2005-03-04 2005-10-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2004-10-01 2005-04-01  
5061 2004-08-24 2004-10-01  
5020 2004-01-30 2004-07-30  
3090 2003-07-01 2004-01-01  
4020 2002-12-20 2003-05-23  
4093 2002-12-17 2002-12-20  
4092 2002-10-11    
4060 2001-02-05 2001-04-24  
4020 2000-07-28 2001-01-02  
3099 2000-07-24 2000-07-28  
2020 2000-03-31 2000-10-30  
2020 1998-11-13 1999-05-13  
2020 1996-06-18 1996-12-18  
1000 1995-12-15 1996-06-17  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2004-10-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2005-03-04
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2005-04-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2005-10-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2007-10-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 61180-1:1994

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of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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