Interference relating to household appliances tools, lighting equipment and similar apparatus


CIS/F Scope

Standardization in the field of limits and particular methods of measurement for control of radio frequency disturbances from (and immunity* of) electric motor operated and thermal appliances for household and similar purposes, electrical tools, lighting equipment, low power semiconductor control devices and similar apparatus.

The scope of activities in CISPR SC F comprises, but is not limited to the following typical types of products:

  • Kitchen Appliances
  • cooking appliances
  • dishwashers
  • refrigerators
  • coffee makers
  • Other Domestic Appliances

  • washing machines and dryers
  • cloths irons
  • vacuum cleaners
  • air conditioning systems

  • Electric and Electronic Toys
  • motorised toys
  • electrically powered educational toys
  • electronic games and gaming consoles

  • Electrically operated power tools
  • drills, impact drills
  • screwdrivers
  • thread cutting machines

  • Lighting and similar equipment
  • luminaires using e.g. fluorescent lamps or LEDs
  • street lighting
  • neon signs
  • independent ballasts, transformer & convertor etc.

Standardization for equipment covered by the scope of other subcommittees of CISPR is excluded from the scope of CISPR SC F for example lasers and microwave cooking appliances.

* The responsible standardization committee is IEC TC 34 for lighting equipment.

Further information

CIS/F Officers