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Reference EN 60335-1:1994
Title Safety of household and similar electrical appliances - Part 1: General requirements
Project Number 1955
Abstract/Scope This edition of EN 60335-1 covers the general requirements for safety of household appliances. The parts 2, dealing with particular requirements, should be used in conjunction with the edition of part 1 indicated in their respective forewords.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1994-09-30
Current Stage code deadline 1995-04-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC), MD (98/37/EC)
Mandate(s) M/083
Order Voucher BC/CLC/94-07


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 61
Reference Document IEC 60335-1:1991 (MOD)
ICS 97.020 - Home economics in general
Keywords Household appliances; Safety
Note Corrigendum to EN issued January 1995 * Superseded by EN 60335-1:2002
A-Deviation(s) CH, DE, FI, GB, IE, IT
Special National Condition(s) AT, BE, DE, DK, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, IE, IS, IT, LU, NL, NO, PT, SE


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
22.22 Hazardous substances - Asbestos Manufacturing B2B
7.12 Hazardous substances - Batteries Disposal B2C
22.41 Hazardous substances - Heavy metals Use B2B
22.23 Hazardous substances - PCB Manufacturing B2B
32 Radiation Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 1994-09-30 1995-04-01 export to doc file  EN
6020 1994-08-05 1994-11-05  
5099 1994-07-05 1994-08-05  
5062 1994-04-13 1994-07-07  
5020 1994-02-01 1994-03-01  
3090 1993-12-08 1994-06-30  
5092 1993-10-15 1993-12-10  
5020 1993-02-19 1993-09-01  
3090 1992-09-09    
4020 1991-07-22 1992-09-07  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1994-07-05
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1994-09-30
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1994-10-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1995-04-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) dor + 36 months


Supersedes EN 60335-1:1988
EN 60335-1:1988/corrigendum Dec. 1993
EN 60335-1:1988/A2:1988
EN 60335-1:1988/A5:1989
EN 60335-1:1988/A6:1989
EN 60335-1:1988/A51:1991
EN 60335-1:1988/A52:1992
EN 60335-1:1988/A53:1992
EN 60335-1:1988/A54:1992
EN 60335-1:1988/A55:1993
EN 60335-1:1988/A56:1995
EN 60335-1:1988/A55:1993/corrigendum Aug. 1993
Superseded by EN 60335-1:2002
Normative reference (6) EN 60061-1:1993
EN 60065:1993
corr. November 1993
corr. September 1997
IEC 60083:1975
HD 566 S1:1990
HD 214 S2:1980
IEC 60245:1967
IEC 60252:1975
IEC 60309-1:1979
EN 60320-1:1987
corr. November 1993
IEC 60328:1972
IEC 60384-14:1981
EN 60529:1991
corr. May 1993
IEC 60685-2-1:1980
HD 444.2.3 S1:1987
HD 441 S1:1983
EN 60730-1:1991
corr. November 1993
EN 60742:1995
HD 495 S1:1987
EN 60999-1:1993
corr. March 1997

(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.