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Reference EN 62560:2012
Title Self-ballasted LED-lamps for general lighting services by voltage > 50 V - Safety specifications
Project Number 22593
Abstract/Scope IEC 62560:2011 specifies the safety and interchangeability requirements, together with the test methods and conditions required to show compliance of LED-lamps with integrated means for stable operation (self-ballasted LED-lamps), intended for domestic and similar general lighting purposes, having: - a rated wattage up to 60 W; - a rated voltage of > 50 V up to 250 V; - caps according to Table 1. The contents of the corrigendum of January 2012 have been included in this copy.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2012-12-07
Current Stage code deadline 2013-10-15
Deadline date for vote  


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


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 34A
Reference Document IEC 62560:2011 (MOD) + corrigendum Jan. 2012 (EQV)
ICS 29.140.30 - Fluorescent lamps. Discharge lamps
Keywords Self-ballasted; LED; Lamp; Lighting
Note 2012-09-12 - Publication editing allocated to * 2012-06-04 - The text for the third vote is allocated to . D141/045: 3rd vote on revised common modifications to IEC 62560:2011 + Corr. Jan. 2012 to solve the Danish Appeal * 2011-12-02 - Publication editing allocated to * Decision on voting results deffered until FprAA (PR=23476) covering common modifications is voted upon, both documents will be merged and published as one single document - vote DL for FprAA is 2011-11-25
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2012-12-07 2013-10-15 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2012-10-15 2012-11-12  
5060 2012-09-10 2012-10-01 export to doc file  EN
5020 2012-06-22 2012-09-07 export to doc file  EN
4090 2012-06-04    
5091 2011-04-08    
5099 2011-03-17 2011-04-14  
5060 2011-01-10 2011-01-31 export to doc file  EN
5020 2010-10-29 2011-01-07  
3090 2010-01-22 2010-10-31  
5060 2010-01-11 2010-01-25 export to doc file  EN
5020 2009-07-24 2010-01-08  
1090 2009-07-21 2009-07-24  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2012-10-15
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2012-12-07
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2013-04-15
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2013-10-15
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2015-10-15


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ISO 4046-4:2002
EN 60061-1:1993
EN 60061-3:1993
EN 60360:1998
EN 60432-1:2000
EN 60529
EN 60598-1
EN 60695-2-10
EN 60695-2-11
EN 60695-2-12
EN 60695-2-13
EN 61199
EN 61347-1
EN 62031
IEC/TR 62471-2:2009
IEC/TS 62504:2011

(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

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