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Reference EN 60670-21:2007
Title Boxes and enclosures for electrical accessories for household and similar fixed electrical installations - Part 21: Particular requirements for boxes and enclosures with provision for suspension means
Project Number 16465
Abstract/Scope This part of EN 60670 applies to boxes, enclosures and parts of enclosures (hereafter called boxes and enclosures) for electrical accessories with a rated voltage not exceeding 1 000 V a.c. and 1 500 V d.c. intended for household or similar fixed electrical installations, either indoors or outdoors. This part applies to boxes and enclosures with provision for suspension means.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2007-06-29
Current Stage code deadline 2008-03-01
Deadline date for vote 2006-07-07


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 23B
Reference Document IEC 60670-21:2004 (MOD)
ICS 29.120.99 - Other electrical accessories
Keywords Box; Enclosure; Accessories; Household; Suspension means
Note To be read with EN 60670-1:2005 * Ratified with snc for Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland
Special National Condition(s) DK, FI, GB, NL, NO, SE


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2007-06-29 2008-03-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2007-03-01 2007-07-01  
5061 2007-01-29 2007-03-01  
5060 2007-01-08 2007-01-22 export to doc file  EN
5020 2006-10-27 2007-01-05 export to doc file  EN
4099 2006-07-27 2006-10-01  
4060 2005-10-10 2006-04-07  
4020 2005-04-08 2005-10-07  
3099 2005-04-08 2005-04-09  
5020 2005-02-11 2005-08-26  
1090 2004-11-08 2006-07-07  
1000 2004-07-06 2005-01-06  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2007-03-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2007-06-29
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2007-09-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2008-03-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2010-03-01


Superseded by  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.