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Reference FprEN 60669-2-5:201X/FprAA:201X
Title Switches for household and similar fixed electrical installations - Part 2-5: Particular requirements - Switches and related accessories for use in home and building electronic systems (HBES)
Project Number 22634
Abstract/Scope IEC 60669-2-5:2013 applies to HBES switches with a working voltage not exceeding 250 V a.c. and a rated current up to and including 16 A for household and similar fixed electrical installations either indoors or outdoors and to associated electronic extension units.
Committee stage


Current Stage code 3090
Current Stage code date 2012-05-30
Current Stage code deadline 2012-12-31
Deadline date for vote  


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


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 23B
Reference Document  
Keywords Switch; Household; Building; Electronic; HBES
Note FprAA circulated simultaneously with FprEN 60669-2-5 (PR=22633) under parallel vote on CDV, intended to be merged with FprEN 60669-2-5 and published as one single document, with the implementation dates of FprAA * D141/062: VR of FprEN 60669-2-5:2011/FprAA:2011 dropped. CM to CDV will be discussed during IEC/SC 23B meeting in 2012-06 for inclusion in future FDIS for FprEN 60669-2-5 (pr=22633); if needed, remaining CMs to be circulated as a FprAA simultaneously with future FDIS
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
3090 2012-05-30 2012-12-31  
5091 2012-03-14    
5060 2012-01-09 2012-01-30 export to doc file  EN
5020 2011-08-05 2012-01-06 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
1090 2009-06-18 2009-12-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1)  
date of Availability (DAV) (2)  
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) dor + 6 months
date of Publication (DOP) (4) dor + 12 months
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) dor + 36 months


Superseded by  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.