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Reference EN 60704-1:2010/A11:2012
Title Household and similar electrical appliances - Test code for the determination of airborne noise - Part 1: General requirements
Project Number 23885
Abstract/Scope IEC 60704-1:2010 applies to electric appliances (including their accessories or components) for household and similar use, supplied from mains or from batteries. By similar use is understood to be the use in similar conditions as in households, for example in inns, coffee-houses, tea-rooms, hotels, barber or hairdresser shops, launderettes, etc., if not otherwise specified in part 2. The principal changes in this edition as compared to the previous edition are as follows: includes a description of an appropriate test enclosure for appliances to be built in.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2012-11-23
Current Stage code deadline 2013-10-15
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) EL (2010/30/EU), ERP (2009/125/EC)
Mandate(s) M/481
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body  
Reference Document  
ICS 13.120 - Domestic safety
97.170 - Body care equipment
Keywords Household appliances; Airborne acoustical noise
Note 2012-09-12 - Publication editing allocated to
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2012-11-23 2013-10-15 export to doc file  EN
5099 2012-10-15 2012-11-12  
5060 2012-09-10 2012-10-01 export to doc file  EN
5020 2012-03-16 2012-09-07 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
4090 2012-02-13    
1099 2012-02-01    
1000 2011-11-23 2012-01-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2012-10-15
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2012-11-23
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2013-04-15
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2013-10-15
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2015-10-15


Superseded by  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.