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Reference EN 50132-7:1996
Title Alarm systems - CCTV surveillance systems for use in security applications - Part 7: Application guidelines
Project Number 5028
Abstract/Scope This standard gives recommendations for the selection, planning and installation of closed circuit television systems comprising of camera(s) with monitor(s) and/or video recorder(s), switching, control and ancillary equipment for use in security applications. The objectives of this standard are: to provide a framework to assist customers, installers and users in establishing their requirements; to assist specifiers and users in determining the appropriate equipment required for a given application; to provide means of evaluating objectively the performance of an installed system


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1996-06-06
Current Stage code deadline 1996-11-01
Deadline date for vote  


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IEC Technical Body  
Reference Document  
ICS 13.320 - Alarm and warning systems
Keywords Alarm system; CCTV surveillance system; Security applications; Application guidelines
Note Corrigendum to EN issued in August 1997 * Superseded by EN 50132-7:2012
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1996-06-06 1996-11-01 export to doc file  EN
6020 1995-12-28 1996-03-28  
5099 1995-11-28 1996-02-29  
5062 1995-10-10 1995-11-28  
5020 1995-03-02 1995-09-15  
3090 1994-10-19 1995-04-19  
3020 1994-06-02 1994-07-20  
3020 1993-07-23 1993-11-30  
2020 1993-07-23 1994-01-23  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1995-11-28
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1996-06-06
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1996-05-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1996-11-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1996-11-01


Superseded by EN 50132-7:2012
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.