Electrotechnical Standards CENELEC

New numbering

Electrotechnical standards published in Europe by CENELEC and based on IEC standards have so far been numbered EN 6xxxxx. Due to a revised cooperation agreement between IEC and CENELEC, the European standards will be called EN IEC 6xxxx as of 1 January 2018. There should be no retroactive numbering adjustments. Designs are also referred to as prEN 6xxxx or FprEN 6xxxx. If European standards are adopted by IEC in modified form, they will continue to be referred to as EN 6xxxx.

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New implementing decision (EU) 2019/1202 on the atex directive

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8th GLOBALNORM Product Compliance Conference and PCO Expert Dialogue

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Confirmation of conformity required

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Amending Implementing Decision (EU) 2019/1863 concerning the withdrawal of references of harmonised standards for machinery

Extension of deadlines for standards users

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