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Reference HD 603 S1:1994
Title Distribution cables of rated voltage 0,6/1 kV
Project Number 3136
Abstract/Scope This HD 603 applies to cables of rated voltage Uo/U = 0.6/1 kV used in underground power distribution systems mainly for public distribution, of nominal voltage not exceeding 0.6/1 kV A.C. This part (Part 1) specifies the general requirements applicable to these cables, unless otherwise specified in the particular sections of this HD. Test methods are specified in HD 605 and in HD 383, HD 405 and HD 505. The particular types of cables are specified in Parts 3 to 8.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1994-06-30
Current Stage code deadline 1994-12-01
Deadline date for vote  


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


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 20
Reference Document  
ICS 29.060.20 - Cables
Keywords Cable; Distribution cable
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1994-06-30 1994-12-01 export to doc file  EN
6020 1994-01-08 1994-07-31  
5099 1993-12-08 1994-01-08  
5020 1993-03-31 1993-09-01  
4099 1992-06-24 1992-09-24  
4020 1991-09-13 1992-03-31  
3099 1991-04-19 1991-09-01  
3020 1991-01-15 1991-04-19  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1993-12-08
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1994-06-30
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1994-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1994-12-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1994-12-01


Superseded by FprHD 603 S2:2012
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Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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.