EN 753-1:1997

Identification card systems - Intersector thin flexible cards - Part 1: General technical specifications EN 753-1:1997

Publication date:   Jan 30, 2004

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99.60 Withdrawal effective   Nov 17, 2005


CEN/TC 224 Personal identification and related personal devices with secure element, systems, operations and privacy in a multi sectorial environment

European Norm

35.240.15   Identification cards. Chip cards. Biometrics



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This part of EN 753 specifies the physical characteristics of thin flexible cards. Thicker cards, for example ID-1 cards, do not come within its scope. The principal card sizes are identified and the characteristics and dimensions are specified. Guidance concerning the storage and usage of cards under various environmental conditions is given.

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EN 753-1:1997
99.60 Withdrawal effective
Nov 17, 2005