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Reference HD 384.5.54 S1:1988
Title Electrical installation of buildings - Part 5: Selection and erection of electrical equipment - Chapter 54: Earthing arrangements and protective conductors
Project Number 2254
Abstract/Scope Requires that the performance of the earthing arrangements shall satisfy the safety and functional requirements of the electrical installations. Comprises sections of connections to earth; protective conductors; earthing arrangements for protective purposes, functional purposes, combined protective and functional purposes and equipotential bonding conductors. Has the status of a basic safety publication in accordance with Guide 104.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1988-08-24
Current Stage code deadline 1988-12-01
Deadline date for vote  


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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 64
Reference Document IEC 60364-5-54:1980 (MOD)
Keywords Building; Electrical installation; Selection; Earthing arrangement
Note Corrigendum to HD issued December 2005 * Superseded by HD 60364-5-54:2007
A-Deviation(s) ES
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1988-08-24 1988-12-01  
6020 1988-03-01 1988-03-01  
5099 1987-12-02 1988-01-02  
5020 1987-05-15 1987-09-15  
4099 1986-06-30 1986-12-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1987-12-02
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1988-08-24
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1988-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1988-12-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1988-12-01


Superseded by HD 60364-5-54:2007
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Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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.