IEC 60669-2-2 ED4

Switches for household and similar fixed electrical installations - Part 2-2: Particular requirements - Electromagnetic remote-control switches (RCS) IEC 60669-2-2 ED4

General information

60.00 Standard under publication   Feb 9, 2024

PPUB    Mar 22, 2024


TC 23/SC 23B

International Standard

29.120.40   Switches


IEC 60669-2-2:2024 applies to electromagnetic remote control switches (hereinafter referred to as electromagnetic RCS) with a rated voltage not exceeding 440 V AC and a rated current not exceeding 63 A, intended for household and similar fixed electrical installations, either indoors or outdoors. For the control circuit, the rated control voltage does not exceed 440 V AC or 220 V DC.
This fourth edition cancels and replaces the third edition published in 2006. This edition constitutes a technical revision.
This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
a) Revision of the present edition with reference to IEC 60669-1:2017 (Edition 4);
b) Introduction of a revision to Annex E "Additional requirements and tests for switches intended to be used at a temperature lower than −5 °C".

Life cycle


IEC 60669-2-2:2006 ED3


IEC 60669-2-2 ED4
60.00 Standard under publication
Feb 9, 2024