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Automatic controls for household use



Reference EN 60730-2-18:1999
Title Automatic electrical controls for household and similar use - Part 2-18: Particular requirements for automatic electrical water and air flow sensing controls, including mechanical requirements
Project Number 8520
Abstract/Scope Applies to automatic electrical water and air flow sensing controls for use in, on or in association with equipment for household and similar use including controls for heating, air conditioning and similar applications. The equipment may use electricity, gas, oil, solid fuel, solar thermal energy, etc., or a combination thereof.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1999-04-30
Current Stage code deadline 2000-04-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) EMC (2004/108/EC), LVD (2006/95/EC)
Mandate(s) M/404
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 72
Reference Document IEC 60730-2-18:1997 (MOD)
ICS 97.120 - Automatic controls for household use
Keywords Household use; Automatic control; Sensing control
Note Superseded by EN 60730-2-15:2010
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
1.1 Energy use Raw Material, Manufacturing, Use B2B, B2C, DfE


Deadline Date
6060 1999-04-30 2000-04-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1999-04-01 1999-05-01  
5062 1999-02-08 1999-04-01  
5020 1998-11-02 1999-01-31  
1599 1998-09-15 1998-12-15  
1562 1997-09-09 1997-10-01  
1520 1997-04-25 1997-09-01  
1099 1997-03-26 1997-04-26  
1021 1997-02-24 1997-03-31  
1000 1997-02-21    

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1999-04-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1999-04-30
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1999-10-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2000-04-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2002-04-01


Superseded by EN 60730-2-15:2010
Normative reference (6) EN 60730-2-6:1995
corr. July 1997
corr. March 2001

(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.