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Reference EN 50363-0:2011
Title Insulating, sheathing and covering materials for low-voltage energy cables - Part 0: General introduction
Project Number 22552
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. EN 50363 is published as this Part 0 together with a series of separately published parts as listed in Table 1 and these parts require that Part 0 be read in conjunction with them. It also includes a list of the test methods called up in the particular parts of the standard, with references to the current editions of other standards in which the relevant test methods are given.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2011-03-18
Current Stage code deadline  
Deadline date for vote 2010-10-21


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


IEC Technical Body  
Reference Document  
ICS 29.035.01 - Insulating materials in general
Keywords Cable; Energy; Insulating; Sheathing; Covering
Note Supersedes EN 50363-0:2005
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2011-03-18   export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2011-03-14 2011-04-11  
5060 2011-02-07 2011-02-28 export to doc file  EN
5020 2010-09-03 2011-02-04 export to doc file  EN  FR
3090 2010-08-16 2010-09-03  
1099 2009-10-01 2010-04-01  
1000 2009-06-05 2009-09-30  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2011-03-14
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2011-03-18
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2011-09-14
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2012-03-14
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2014-03-14


Supersedes EN 50363-0:2005
Superseded by  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.