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Reference EN 60598-1:2004/A1:2006
Title Luminaires - Part 1: General requirements and tests
Project Number 16509
Abstract/Scope This Part 1 of International Standard EN 60598 specifies general requirements for luminaires, incorporating electric light sources for operation from supply voltages up to 1 000 V. The requirements and related tests of this standard cover: classification, marking, mechanical construction and electrical construction.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2006-12-20
Current Stage code deadline 2007-10-01
Deadline date for vote  


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


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 34D
Reference Document IEC 60598-1:2003/A1:2006 (EQV)
ICS 29.140.40 - Luminaires
Keywords Lighting; Luminaire
Note Superseded by EN 60598-1:2008
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2006-12-20 2007-10-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2006-12-05 2007-02-05  
5062 2006-10-01 2006-12-05  
5061 2006-08-28 2006-10-01  
5060 2006-06-12 2006-06-26 export to doc file  EN
5020 2006-04-07 2006-06-09  
4099 2005-09-23 2005-12-31  
4060 2005-02-04 2005-04-30  
4020 2004-08-27 2005-01-28  
3099 2004-08-25 2004-08-27  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2006-12-05
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2006-12-20
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2007-04-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2007-10-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2010-01-01


Superseded by EN 60598-1:2008
Normative reference (6) EN 61558-1:2005
corr. August 2006

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of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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