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Reference EN 50132-7:2012
Title Alarm systems - CCTV surveillance systems for use in security applications - Part 7: Application guidelines
Project Number 21916
Abstract/Scope This European Standard gives recommendations for the selection, planning, installation, commissioning, maintaining and testing of CCTV systems comprising of image capture device(s), interconnection(s) and image handling device(s), for use in security applications. The objectives of this standard are to a) provide a framework to assist customers, installers and users in establishing their requirements, b) assist specifiers and users in determining the appropriate equipment required for a given application, c) provide means of evaluating objectively the performance of the CCTV system.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2012-08-03
Current Stage code deadline 2013-06-18
Deadline date for vote 2012-04-12


Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body  
Reference Document  
ICS 13.310 - Protection against crime
33.160.40 - Video systems
Keywords Alarm;CCTV;Surveillance;Security
Note 2012-05-21 - Publication editing allocated to * Supersedes EN 50132-7:1996
Special National Condition(s)  


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Deadline Date
6060 2012-08-03 2013-06-18 export to doc file  EN  FR
5099 2012-06-18 2012-07-16  
5060 2012-05-14 2012-06-04 export to doc file  EN
5020 2012-03-09 2012-05-11 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
4099 2011-11-29 2012-02-24  
4060 2011-09-05 2011-10-10 export to doc file  EN
4020 2011-03-18 2011-09-02 export to doc file  EN  DE
3099 2010-12-23 2011-01-14  
1099 2008-09-01 2009-03-01  
1000 2008-05-07 2008-08-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2012-06-18
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2012-08-03
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2012-12-18
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2013-06-18
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2015-06-18


Supersedes EN 50132-7:1996
Superseded by  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.