International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies
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International Standard (IS)

Guides give rules, orientation, advice or recommendations relating to international standardization and conformity assessment.


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The following guides have been designated by the Standardization Management Board as being normative:


Draft Guides adopted by the responsible Committee or Group are circulated to the member bodies for voting.

Publication as a Guide requires approval by at least 75 % of the member bodies casting a vote.