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Reference HD 60364-7-718:201X/AA:201X
Title Low-voltage electrical installations - Part 7-718: Requirements for special installations or locations - Communal facilities and workplaces
Project Number 23746
Abstract/Scope IEC 60364-7-718:2011 provides additional requirements for electrical installations applicable to communal facilities and workplaces. Typical examples of communal facilities and workplaces are:
- assembly halls, - assembly rooms, - exhibition halls, - theatres, - cinemas, - sport arenas, - sales areas, - restaurants, - hotels, - guest houses, - residential care homes, - schools, - enclosed car parks, - meeting places, - swimming halls, - airports, - railway stations, - high-rise buildings, - workshops, - factories and - industrial plants. Access routes and escape routes are part of the above-mentioned examples. The necessity of providing safety services in special buildings and areas may be governed by national regulations which may contain more stringent requirements.
Approval stage


Current Stage code 5098
Current Stage code date 2013-07-31
Current Stage code deadline  
Deadline date for vote  


Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body  
Reference Document  
ICS 91.140.50 - Electricity supply systems
Keywords Low-voltage; Communal facilities; Workplace
Note Common Modifications to PR = 22868 under parallel procedure * prAA merged into HD
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
5098 2013-07-31    
5099 2013-05-14 2013-06-11  
5060 2013-04-09 2013-04-30 export to doc file  EN
5020 2013-02-01 2013-04-05 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
4099 2012-11-16    
4060 2012-09-18 2012-10-09 export to doc file  EN
4020 2012-04-13 2012-09-14 export to doc file  EN  FR
3099 2011-05-26    
1090 2011-05-26    
1000 2011-05-26 2011-10-31  

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Superseded by  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.