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Reference EN 50363-0:2005
Title Insulating, sheathing and covering materials for low-voltage energy cables - Part 0: General introduction
Project Number 14004
Abstract/Scope EN 50363 contains, in its various parts, the requirements for insulating, sheathing and covering materials that are used for harmonized low voltage energy cables. NOTE A description of the origin of these materials and of the background to the EN is given in the Introduction and Annex A.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2005-11-18
Current Stage code deadline 2006-11-01
Deadline date for vote  


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


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 20
Reference Document  
ICS 29.035.01 - Insulating materials in general
Keywords Cable; Energy; Insulating; Sheathing; Covering
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2005-11-18 2006-11-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2005-11-01 2006-03-01  
5061 2005-09-29 2005-11-01  
5020 2005-06-17 2005-09-16  
4099 2005-04-22 2005-05-21  
4060 2004-05-24 2004-06-18  
4020 2003-11-21 2004-05-21  
3099 2002-05-29 2002-10-29  
3020 2002-01-25 2002-07-25  
2020 2001-05-11 2001-09-30  
1000 2000-07-04 2001-01-04  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2005-11-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2005-11-18
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2006-05-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2006-11-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2007-11-01


Superseded by EN 50363-0:2011
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Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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.