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Reference EN 60730-2-7:1991/A1:1997
Title Automatic electrical controls for household and similar use - Part 2: Particular requirements for timers and time switches
Project Number 5381
Abstract/Scope Applies to the inherent safety, to the operating values, operating sequences and to the testing of timers used in, on or in association with household and similar equipment. Applies also to manual controls where such are electrically and/or mechanically integral with timers.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1997-01-20
Current Stage code deadline 1997-06-01
Deadline date for vote  


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


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 72
Reference Document IEC 60730-2-7:1990/A1:1994 (MOD)
ICS 97.120 - Automatic controls for household use
Keywords Household use; Automatic control; Timer; Time switch
Note D106/050: New dow * Corrigendum to EN/A1 issued March 2001 * Superseded by EN 60730-2-7:2010
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1997-01-20 1997-06-01 export to doc file  EN
6020 1996-11-04 1997-02-04  
5099 1996-10-01 1996-11-01  
5062 1996-09-11 1996-10-01  
5020 1996-05-10 1996-09-01  
3090 1996-03-05 1996-09-05  
5091 1995-09-20 1996-03-05  
5062 1995-08-11 1995-09-20  
5020 1995-03-06 1995-06-15  
1599 1994-12-07 1995-06-07  
1560 1994-10-13 1995-01-13  
1520 1994-04-11 1994-09-01  
1099 1994-04-09 1994-09-01  
1021 1994-02-23 1994-03-23  
1000 1994-02-22    

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1996-10-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1997-01-20
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1997-03-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1997-06-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2004-01-01


Superseded by EN 60730-2-7:2010
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.