IEC 61540:1997+AMD1:1998 CSV ED1.1

Electrical accessories - Portable residual current devices without integral overcurrent protection for household and similar use (PRCDs) IEC 61540:1997+AMD1:1998 CSV ED1.1

General information

60.60 Standard published   Mar 11, 1999


TC 23/SC 23E Circuit-breakers and similar equipment for household use

International Standard

29.120.01   Electrical accessories in general


Applies to portable devices consisting of a plug, a residual current device (RCD) and one or more socket-outlets or a provision for connection. They do not incorporate overcurrent protection. They are intended for single-phase circuits for rated currents not exceeding 16 A for rated voltages not exceeding 250 V a.c., or for rated current not exceeding 32 A for rated voltages not exceeding 130 V a.c. to earth. This consolidated version consists of the first edition (1997) and its amendment 1 (1998). Therefore, no need to order amendment in addition to this publication.

Life cycle


IEC 61540:1997+AMD1:1998 CSV ED1.1
60.60 Standard published
Mar 11, 1999


IEC 61540:2023 ED2