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TC 81

Lightning protection





Approval %
24 23 95.8 >50% APPROVED


Number of


approving and

30 7 >=4 (if <=16)
>=5 (if >=17)

 Illustration: Voting

Voting Result


Document 81/420/NP


Project : IEC TS 62561-8 ED1

PNW 81-420: Future IEC 62561-8: Requirements for Lightning Protection System Components (LPSC) - Part 8: Requirements for components for isolated LPS


Reference Circulation date Closing date Downloads
81/420/NP 2011-12-23 2012-03-23
Compilation of Comments
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Result of Voting

Argentina O
Australia P 2012-03-20 Y Y N Y Y
Austria P 2012-03-23 Y N N N -
Belarus - 2012-03-23 Y N N N -
Belgium P 2012-02-27 Y N N N -
Brazil O 2012-03-23 Y N N N -
Bulgaria O
China P 2012-03-21 Y Y N Y -
Colombia P 2012-03-22 A N N N -
Croatia O
Czech Republic P 2012-03-21 Y N Y N -
Denmark P 2012-03-23 Y Y N N -
Egypt P 2012-03-23 Y Y N N -
Finland O
France P 2012-03-22 Y Y N Y Y
Germany P 2012-03-23 Y Y N Y -
Greece P 2012-03-23 Y Y N Y -
Hungary P 2012-03-19 Y N N N -
India O
Indonesia P
Ireland O 2012-02-21 Y Y N N -
Israel O
Italy P 2012-03-16 Y N N N -
Japan P 2012-03-23 Y Y N N Y
Korea, Republic of P 2012-02-10 Y N Y N -
Luxembourg P 2012-03-22 Y Y N N -
Malaysia O
Mexico O 2012-03-23 Y Y N N -
Netherlands P 2012-03-13 Y N N N -
New Zealand O
Norway P 2012-03-23 A N N N -
Pakistan P
Poland P 2012-03-16 Y N N N Y
Portugal P 2012-03-23 Y Y N N -
Qatar - 2012-03-18 Y Y N N -
Romania O
Russian Federation P 2012-03-05 Y Y N N -
Serbia P 2012-03-13 Y N Y N -
Singapore O
Slovakia O
Slovenia O 2012-03-15 Y N N N -
South Africa P 2012-03-23 A N N N -
Spain P 2012-03-23 Y Y N N -
Sweden P 2012-03-20 A N N N -
Switzerland P 2012-03-21 Y N N Y -
Thailand O
Ukraine O
United Kingdom P 2012-03-23 N N N N -
United States of America P 2012-03-15 Y N N Y Y


The final result of voting will be indicated in the Report of Voting (RVN), as P-members have the possibility to nominate an expert one month after the closing date -- complete information in AC/172/2000

  1. Approving: Does the National Committee approve the addition of the new proposal to the program of work of the committee [Yes/No] ?

  2. Only votes received from P-members before the closing date are counted in determining the decision.

  3. P-members not voting: Indonesia; Pakistan(2)

  4. CD/CDV: Does the National Committee agree with direct submission of the draft accompanying the proposal as a Committee Draft/Committee Draft for Voting [Y if Yes] ?

  5. Participation : Is the National Committee prepared to participate in the development of the project [Yes/No] ? (Only those voting in favour of the proposal itself have their willingness to participate considered as part of the final decision.)

  6. Acceptance criteria for TS/IS:

    • approval of the work item by a simple majority of the P-members voting

    • at least 4 P-members in the case of a committee with 16 or fewer P-members, or at least 5 P-members in the case of committees with 17 or more P-members, have nominated or confirmed the name of an expert and approved the new work item proposal

*Comments rejected because they were not submitted in the IEC Comment form.
**Vote rejected due to lack of justification statement.