British publications

Here are recent publications from the British Standards Institution (BSI), together with announcements of supersession and withdrawal. Hard copy and PDF formats of BSI standards are available for purchase from our website www.standards.co.nz by entering the standard number.

British standards

The publications listed below are new and revised British standards that were made available last month. An existing BSI publication bearing a number identical to one announced below is automatically withdrawn unless stated otherwise. In all other cases of supersession, details are given and a corresponding entry appears in the ’British standards withdrawn’ section.

  • BS 1212-4:2016 Float operated valves. Specification for compact type float operated valves for WC flushing cisterns (including floats)
    Supersedes BS 1212-4:1991
  • BS 4873:2016 Aluminium alloy windows and doorsets. Specification
    Supersedes BS 4873:2009

BS EN standards

The following are British standard implementations of the English language versions of European standards (ENs). The date referenced in the identifier is the date of the European standard.

  • BS EN 59:2016 Glass reinforced plastics. Determination of indentation hardness by means of a Barcol hardness tester
    Supersedes BS 2782-10:Method 1001:1977
  • BS EN ISO 389-3:2016 Acoustics. Reference zero for the calibration of audiometric equipment. Reference equivalent threshold vibratory force levels for pure tones and bone vibrators
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 389-3:1999
  • BS EN 438-1:2016 High-pressure decorative laminates (HPL). Sheets based on thermosetting resins (usually called laminates). Introduction and general information
    Supersedes BS EN 438-1:2005
  • BS EN 438-2:2016 High-pressure decorative laminates (HPL). Sheets based on thermosetting resins (usually called laminates). Determination of properties
    Supersedes BS EN 438-2:2005
  • BS EN 438-3:2016 High-pressure decorative laminates (HPL). Sheets based on thermosetting resins (usually called laminates). Classification and specifications for laminates less than 2 mm thick intended for bonding to supporting substrates
    Supersedes BS EN 438-3:2005
  • BS EN 438-4:2016 High-pressure decorative laminates (HPL). Sheets based on thermosetting resins (usually called laminates). Classification and specifications for compact laminates of thickness 2 mm and greater
    Supersedes BS EN 438-4:2005
  • BS EN 438-5:2016 High-pressure decorative laminates (HPL). Sheets based on thermosetting resins (usually called laminates). Classification and specifications for flooring grade laminates less than 2 mm thick intended for bonding to supporting substrates
    Supersedes BS EN 438-5:2005
  • BS EN 438-6:2016 High-pressure decorative laminates (HPL). Sheets based on thermosetting resins (usually called laminates). Classification and specifications for Exterior-grade compact laminates of thickness 2 mm and greater
    Supersedes BS EN 438-6:2005
  • BS EN 1096-5:2016 Glass in building. Coated glass. Test method and classification for the self-cleaning performances of coated glass surfaces
  • BS EN 1381:2016 Timber structures. Test methods. Load bearing stapled joints
    Supersedes BS EN 1381:1999
  • BS EN 1382:2016 Timber Structures. Test methods. Withdrawal capacity of timber fasteners
    Supersedes BS EN 1382:1999
  • BS EN 1383:2016 Timber structures. Test methods. Pull through resistance of timber fasteners
    Supersedes BS EN 1383:1999
  • BS EN 1420:2016 Influence of organic materials on water intended for human consumption. Determination of odour and flavor assessment of water in piping systems
    Supersedes BS EN 1420-1:1999
  • BS EN ISO 3691-2:2016 Industrial trucks. Safety requirements and verification. Self-propelled variable-reach trucks
  • BS EN 4531-002:2016 Aerospace series. Connectors, optical, circular, single and multipin, coupled by triple start threaded ring. Flush contacts. Specification of performance and contact arrangements
    Supersedes BS EN 4531-002:2012
  • BS EN ISO 4628-1:2016 Paints and varnishes. Evaluation of degradation of coatings. Designation of quantity and size of defects, and of intensity of uniform changes in appearance. General introduction and designation system
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 4628-1:2003
  • BS EN ISO 4628-2:2016 Paints and varnishes. Evaluation of degradation of coatings. Designation of quantity and size of defects, and of intensity of uniform changes in appearance. Assessment of degree of blistering
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 4628-2:2003
  • BS EN ISO 4628-3:2016 Paints and varnishes. Evaluation of degradation of coatings. Designation of quantity and size of defects, and of intensity of uniform changes in appearance. Assessment of degree of rusting
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 4628-3:2003
  • BS EN ISO 4628-4:2016 Paints and varnishes. Evaluation of degradation of coatings. Designation of quantity and size of defects, and of intensity of uniform changes in appearance. Assessment of degree of cracking
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 4628-4:2003
  • BS EN ISO 4628-5:2016 Paints and varnishes. Evaluation of degradation of coatings. Designation of quantity and size of defects, and of intensity of uniform changes in appearance. Assessment of degree of flaking
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 4628-5:2003
  • BS EN ISO 4628-7:2016 Paints and varnishes. Evaluation of degradation of coatings. Designation of quantity and size of defects, and of intensity of uniform changes in appearance. Assessment of degree of chalking by velvet method
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 4628-7:2003
  • BS EN ISO 4628-10:2016 Paints and varnishes. Evaluation of degradation of coatings. Designation of quantity and size of defects, and of intensity of uniform changes in appearance. Assessment of degree of filiform corrosion
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 4628-10:2003
  • BS EN ISO 4796-1:2016 Laboratory glassware. Bottles. Screw-neck bottles
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 4796-1:2001
  • BS EN ISO 5223:2015 Test sieves for cereals
    Supersedes BS 6219:1996
  • BS EN ISO 5774:2016 Plastics hoses. Textile-reinforced types for compressed-air applications. Specification
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 5774:2008
  • BS EN ISO 6926:2016 Acoustics. Requirements for the performance and calibration of reference sound sources used for the determination of sound power levels
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 6926:2001
  • BS EN ISO 8430-1:2016 Resistance spot welding. Electrode holders. Taper fixing 1:10
    Supersedes BS EN 28430-1:1992
  • BS EN ISO 8430-2:2016 Resistance spot welding. Electrode holders. Morse taper fixing
    Supersedes BS EN 28430-2:1992
  • BS EN ISO 9015-2:2016 Destructive tests on welds in metallic materials. Hardness testing. Microhardness testing of welded joints
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 9015-2:2011
  • BS EN 10139:2016 Cold rolled uncoated low carbon steel narrow strip for cold forming. Technical delivery conditions
    Supersedes BS EN 10139:1998
  • BS EN ISO 12460-4:2016 Wood-based panels. Determination of formaldehyde release. Desiccator method
  • BS EN 12791:2016 Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics. Surgical hand disinfection. Test method and requirements (phase 2, step 2)
    Supersedes BS EN 12791:2005
  • BS EN 12916:2016 Petroleum products. Determination of aromatic hydrocarbon types in middle distillates. High performance liquid chromatography method with refractive index detection
    Supersedes BS EN 12916:2006
  • BS EN 13018:2016 Non-destructive testing. Visual testing. General principles
    Supersedes BS EN 13018:2001
  • BS EN ISO 13485:2016 Medical devices. Quality management systems. Requirements for regulatory purposes
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 13485:2012
  • BS EN 14196:2016 Geosynthetics. Test methods for measuring mass per unit area of clay geosynthetic barriers
    Supersedes BS EN 14196:2003
  • BS EN 14508:2016 Postal services. Quality of service. Measurement of the transit time of end-to-end services for single piece non-priority mail and second class mail
    Supersedes BS EN 14508:2003
  • BS EN 14749:2016 Furniture. Domestic and kitchen storage units and kitchen-worktops. Safety requirements and test methods
    Supersedes BS EN 14749:2005
  • BS EN 15681-1:2016 Glass in building. Basic alumino silicate glass products. Definitions and general physical and mechanical properties
  • BS EN ISO 15912:2016 Dentistry. Refractory investment and die material
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 15912:2006+A1:2011
  • BS EN ISO 16012:2015 Plastics. Determination of linear dimensions of test specimens
  • BS EN 16265:2015 Pyrotechnic articles. Other pyrotechnic articles. Ignition devices
  • BS EN ISO 16283-3:2016 Acoustics. Field measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements. Façade sound insulation
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 140-5:1998 and BS EN ISO 140-14:2004
  • BS EN ISO 16496:2016 Laboratory glassware. Vacuum-jacketed vessels for heat insulation
  • BS EN 16578:2016 Ceramics sanitary appliances. Sustainability assessment
  • BS EN 16713-1:2016 Domestic swimming pools. Water systems. Filtration systems. Requirements and test methods
  • BS EN 16713-2:2016 Domestic swimming pools. Water systems. Circulation systems. Requirements and test methods
  • BS EN 16713-3:2016 Domestic swimming pools. Water systems. Water treatment. Requirements
  • BS EN 16804:2015 Diving equipment. Diving open heel fins. Requirements and test methods
  • BS EN 16805:2015 Diving equipment. Diving mask. Requirements and test methods
  • BS EN ISO 17575-1:2016 Electronic fee collection. Application interface definition for autonomous systems. Charging
    Supersedes DD CEN ISO/TS 17575-1:2010
  • BS EN ISO 17575-2:2016 Electronic fee collection. Application interface definition for autonomous systems. Communication and connection to the lower layers
    Supersedes DD CEN ISO/TS 17575-2:2010
  • BS EN ISO 17575-3:2016 Electronic fee collection. Application interface definition for autonomous systems. Context data
    Supersedes DD CEN ISO/TS 17575-3:2011
  • BS EN ISO 17881-1:2016 Textiles. Determination of certain flame retardants. Brominated flame retardants
  • BS EN ISO 17881-2:2016 Textiles. Determination of certain flame retardants. Phosphorus flame retardants
  • BS EN ISO 18278-2:2016 Resistance welding. Weldability. Evaluation procedures for weldability in spot welding
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 18278-2:2004
  • BS EN ISO 19119:2016 Geographic information. Services
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 19119:2006+A1:2011
  • BS EN ISO 19353:2016 Safety of machinery. Fire prevention and fire protection
    Supersedes BS EN 13478:2001+A1:2008
  • BS EN ISO 19905-1:2016 Petroleum and natural gas industries. Sitespecific assessment of mobile offshore units. Jack-ups
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 19905-1:2012
  • BS EN ISO 22674:2016 Dentistry. Metallic materials for fixed and removable restorations and appliances
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 22674:2006
  • BS EN ISO 28765:2016 Vitreous and porcelain enamels. Design of bolted steel tanks for the storage or treatment of water or municipal or industrial effluents and sludges
    Supersedes BS EN ISO 28765:2011
  • BS EN 50090-5-3:2016 Home and Building Electronic Systems (HBES). Media and media dependent layers. Radio Frequency for HBES Class 1
    Supersedes BS EN 50090-5-3:2006
  • BS EN 60068-2-39:2016 Environmental testing. Tests. Tests and guidance: Combined temperature or temperature and humidity with low air pressure tests
    Supersedes BS EN 60068-2-39:1999
  • BS EN 60127-7:2016 Miniature fuses. Miniature fuse-links for special applications
    Supersedes BS EN 60127-7:2013 which remains current
  • BS EN 60297-3-109:2016 Mechanical structures for electrical and electronic equipment. Dimensions of mechanical structures of the 482,6 mm (19 in) series. Dimensions of chassis for embedded computing devices
  • BS EN 60317-31:2016 Specifications for particular types of winding wires. Glass fibre wound, resin or varnish impregnated, bare or enamelled rectangular copper wire, temperature index 180
    Supersedes BS EN 60317-31:1997
  • BS EN 60317-32:2016 Specifications for particular types of winding wires. Glass fibre wound, resin or varnish impregnated, bare or enamelled rectangular copper wire, temperature index 155
    Supersedes BS EN 60317-32:1997
  • BS EN 60317-33:2016 Specifications for particular types of winding wires. Glass fibre wound, resin or varnish impregnated, bare or enamelled rectangular copper wire, temperature index 200
    Supersedes BS EN 60317-33:1997
  • BS EN 60317-59:2016 Specifications for particular types of winding wires. Polyamide-imide enamelled round copper wire, class 240
  • BS EN 60424-3:2016 Ferrite cores. Guidelines on the limits of surface irregularities. ETD-cores, EER-cores, EC-cores and E-cores
    Supersedes BS EN 60424-3:1999
  • BS EN 60793-2-10:2016 Optical fibres. Product specifications. Sectional specification for category A1 multimode fibre
    Supersedes BS EN 60793-2-10:2011
  • BS EN 60793-2-20:2016 Optical fibres. Product specifications. Sectional specification for category A2 multimode fibres
    Supersedes BS EN 60793-2-20:2009
  • BS EN 60793-2-40:2016 Optical fibres. Product specifications. Sectional specification for category A4 multimode fibres
    Supersedes BS EN 60793-2-40:2011
  • BS EN 60793-2-50:2016 Optical fibres. Product specifications. Sectional specification for class B single-mode fibres
    Supersedes BS EN 60793-2-50:2013
  • BS EN 60794-1-1:2016 Optical fibre cables. Generic specification. General
    Supersedes BS EN 60794-1-1:2011
  • BS EN 60794-3-21:2016 Optical fibre cables. Outdoor cables. Product specification for optical self-supporting aerial telecommunication cables for use in premises cabling
    Supersedes BS EN 60794-3-21:2006
  • BS EN 61169-53:2016 Radio-frequency connectors. Sectional specification for RF coaxial connectors with inner diameter of outer conductor 16 mm with screw lock. Characteristic impedance 50 O (Type S7-16)
  • BS EN 61196-10:2016 Coaxial communication cables. Sectional specification for semi-rigid cables with polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) dielectric
    Supersedes BS EN 61196-2:2003
  • BS EN 61251:2016 Electrical insulating materials and systems. A.C. voltage endurance evaluation
    Supersedes DD IEC/TS 61251:2008
  • BS EN 61669:2016 Electroacoustics. Measurement of real-ear acoustical performance characteristics of hearing aids
    Supersedes BS EN 61669:2001 and BS ISO 12124:2001
  • BS EN 61753-382-2:2016 Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components. Performance standard. Nonconnectorized single-mode bidirectional G-PONNGA WWDM devices for category C. Controlled environment
  • BS EN 61754-4-100:2016 Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components. Fibre optic connector interfaces. Type SC connector family. Simplified receptacle SC-PC connector interfaces
    Supersedes BS EN 61754-4-1:2003
  • BS EN 61800-7-1:2016 Adjustable speed electrical power drive systems. Generic interface and use of profiles for power drive systems. Interface definition
    Supersedes BS EN 61800-7-1:2008 which remains current
  • BS EN 61800-7-201:2016 Adjustable speed electrical power drive systems. Generic interface and use of profiles for power drive systems. Profile type 1 specification
    Supersedes BS EN 61800-7-201:2008 which remains current
  • BS EN 61800-7-202:2016 Adjustable speed electrical power drive systems. Generic interface and use of profiles for power drive systems. Profile type 2 specification
    Supersedes BS EN 61800-7-202:2008 which remains current
  • BS EN 61800-7-203:2016 Adjustable speed electrical power drive systems. Generic interface and use of profiles for power drive systems. Profile type 3 specification
    Supersedes BS EN 61800-7-203:2008 which remains current
  • BS EN 61800-7-301:2016 Adjustable speed electrical power drive systems. Generic interface and use of profiles for power drive systems. Mapping of profile type 1 to network technologies
    Supersedes BS EN 61800-7-301:2008 which remains current
  • BS EN 61800-7-302:2016 Adjustable speed electrical power drive systems. Generic interface and use of profiles for power drive systems. Mapping of profile type 2 to network technologies
    Supersedes BS EN 61800-7-302:2008 which remains current
  • BS EN 61800-7-303:2016 Adjustable speed electrical power drive systems. Generic interface and use of profiles for power drive systems. Mapping of profile type 3 to network technologies
    Supersedes BS EN 61800-7-303:2008 which remains current
  • BS EN 61800-7-304:2016 Adjustable speed electrical power drive systems. Generic interface and use of profiles for power drive systems. Mapping of profile type 4 to network technologies
    Supersedes BS EN 61800-7-304:2008 which remains current
  • BS EN 61804-4:2016 Function blocks (FB) for process control and Electronic Device Description Language (EDDL). EDD interpretation
    Supersedes PD CLC/TR 61804-4:2007
  • BS EN 61829:2016 Photovoltaic (PV) array. On-site measurement of current-voltage characteristics
    Supersedes BS EN 61829:1998
  • BS EN 61914:2016 Cable cleats for electrical installations
    Supersedes BS EN 61914:2009
  • BS EN 61987-21:2016 Industrial-process measurement and control. Data structures and elements in process equipment catalogues. List of Properties (LOP) of automated valves for electronic data exchange. Generic structures
  • BS EN 62077:2016 Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components. Fibre optic circulators. Generic specification
    Supersedes BS EN 62077:2010
  • BS EN 62132-1:2016 Integrated circuits. Measurement of electromagnetic immunity. General conditions and definitions
    Supersedes BS EN 62132-1:2006
  • BS EN 62391-1:2016 Fixed electric double-layer capacitors for use in electric and electronic equipment. Generic specification
    Supersedes BS EN 62391-1:2006
  • BS EN 62575-1:2016 Radio frequency (RF) bulk acoustic wave (BAW) filters of assessed quality. Generic specification
  • BS EN 62631-3-2:2016 Dielectric and resistive properties of solid insulating materials. Determination of resistive properties (DC Methods). Surface resistance and surface resistivity
  • BS EN 62680-2-1:2015 Universal Serial Bus interfaces for data and power. Universal Serial Bus Specification, Revision 2.0 (TA 14)
  • BS EN 62841-3-9:2015 Electric motor-operated hand-held tools, transportable tools and lawn and garden machinery. Safety. Particular requirements for transportable mitre saws
    Supersedes BS EN 61029-2-9:2012+A11:2013 which remains current
  • BS EN 62842:2015 File allocation system with minimized reallocation for multimedia home server (TA 8)

BS ENs implemented by amendment

  • PD CEN ISO/TR 12489:2016 Petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries. Reliability modelling and calculation of safety systems
    Implementation of European Technical Report CEN ISO/TR 12489 by amendment to PD ISO/TR 12489:2013
  • BS EN 61300-3-21:2015 Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components. Basic test and measurement procedures. Examinations and measurements. Switching time
    Implementation of European Standard EN 61300-3-21 by amendment to BS IEC 61300-3-21:2014

BS implementations

BS Implementations comprise the ISO or IEC text without any national deviation and with front and back cover indicating the UK committee responsible. No other information will normally be added. The date referenced in the identifier is the date of the international standard.

  • BS ISO 230-10:2016 Test code for machine tools. Determination of the measuring performance of probing systems of numerically controlled machine tools
    Supersedes BS ISO 230-10:2011+A1:2014
  • BS ISO 3917:2016 Road vehicles. Safety glazing materials. Test methods for resistance to radiation, high temperature, humidity, fire and simulated weathering
  • BS ISO 4548-14:2016 Methods of test for full-flow lubricating oil filters for internal combustion engines. Cold start simulation and hydraulic pulse durability for composite filter housings
  • BS ISO 4568:2006 Shipbuilding. Sea-going vessels. Windlasses and anchor capstans
  • BS ISO 5611-11:2015 Cartridges, type A, for indexable inserts. Style W
    Supersedes BS 4193-8:1997
  • BS ISO 6624-2:2016 Internal combustion engines. Piston rings. Half keystone rings made of cast iron
    Supersedes BS ISO 6624-2:2003
  • BS ISO 6624-4:2016 Internal combustion engines. Piston rings. Half keystone rings made of steel
    Supersedes BS ISO 6624-4:2003
  • BS ISO 7870-6:2016 Control charts. EWMA Control Charts
  • BS ISO 8566-2:2016 Cranes. Cabins and control stations. Mobile cranes
  • BS ISO 8639:2016 Glass-reinforced thermosetting plastics (GRP) pipes and fittings. Test methods for leaktightness and proof of structural design of flexible joints
  • BS ISO 9154:2016 Aerospace. Bolts, with MJ threads, made of heat-resistant nickel-based alloy, strength class 1 550 MPa. Procurement specification
    Supersedes BS A 363:2000
  • BS ISO 9609:2016 Aerospace. Nuts, hexagonal, plain, reduced height, normal across flats, with MJ threads, classifications: 450 MPa (at ambient temperature) /120 °C, 450 MPa (at ambient temperature) /235 °C, 600 MPa (at ambient temperature) /425 °C, 900 MPa (at ambient temperature) /235 °C, 900 MPa (at ambient temperature) /315 °C, 900 MPa (at ambient temperature) /650 °C, 1 100 MPa (at ambient temperature) /235 °C, 1 100 MPa (at ambient temperature) /730 °C and 1 250 MPa (at ambient temperature) /600 °C. Dimensions
    Supersedes BS A 314:1997
  • BS ISO 9926-3:2016 Cranes. Training of operators. Tower cranes
    Supersedes BS ISO 9926-3:2005
  • BS ISO 10378:2016 Copper, lead and zinc sulfide concentrates. Determination of gold and silver. Fire assay gravimetric and flame atomic absorption spectrometric method
    Supersedes BS ISO 10378:2005
  • BS ISO 10896-2:2016 Rough-terrain trucks. Safety requirements and verification. Slewing trucks
  • BS ISO 11001-1:2016 Agricultural wheeled tractors. Three-point hitch couplers. U-frame coupler
  • BS ISO 11119-4:2016 Gas cylinders. Refillable composite gas cylinders. Design, construction and testing. Fully wrapped fibre reinforced composite gas cylinders up to 150 l with load-sharing welded metallic liners
  • BS ISO 12261:2016 Aerospace. Screws, pan head, internal offset cruciform ribbed or unribbed drive, pitch diameter shank, long length MJ threads, metallic material, coated or uncoated, strength classes less than or equal to 1 100 MPa. Dimensions
    Supersedes BS A 313:1997
  • BS ISO 12289:2016 Aerospace. Rivets, solid, in corrosion-resisting steel. Procurement specification
  • BS ISO 14296:2016 Intelligent transport systems. Extension of map database specifications for applications of cooperative ITS
  • BS ISO 14490-3:2016 Optics and photonics. Test methods for telescopic systems. Test methods for telescopic sights
    Supersedes BS ISO 14490-3:2004
  • BS ISO/IEC 14651:2016 Information technology. International string ordering and comparison. Method for comparing character strings and description of the common template tailorable ordering
    Supersedes BS ISO/IEC 14651:2011+A2:2015
  • BS ISO 14835-1:2016 Mechanical vibration and shock. Cold provocation tests for the assessment of peripheral vascular function. Measurement and evaluation of finger skin temperature
    Supersedes BS ISO 14835-1:2005
  • BS ISO 15171-2:2016 Connections for fluid power and general use. Hydraulic couplings for diagnostic purposes. Coupling with M16 x 2 end for connection under pressure
    Supersedes BS ISO 15171-2:2000
  • BS ISO 16637:2016 Radiological protection. Monitoring and internal dosimetry for staff members exposed to medical radionuclides as unsealed sources
  • BS ISO 16916:2016 Tools for moulding. Tool specification sheet for injection moulds
    Supersedes BS ISO 16916:2004
  • BS ISO 17586:2016 Soil quality. Extraction of trace elements using dilute nitric acid
  • BS ISO 18188:2016 Specification of polypropylene drinking straws
  • BS ISO 18388:2016 Technical product documentation (TPD). Relief grooves. Types and dimensioning
  • BS ISO/IEC 18477-6:2016 Information technology. Scalable compression and coding of continuous-tone still images. IDR Integer Coding
  • BS ISO/IEC 18477-7:2016 Information technology. Scalable compression and coding of continuous-tone still images. HDR Floating-Point Coding
  • BS ISO 18898:2016 Rubber. Calibration and verification of hardness testers
    Supersedes BS ISO 18898:2012
  • BS ISO 19827:2016 Water quality. Determination of the acute toxicity to the freshwater rotifer Brachionus calyciflorus
  • BS ISO 20618:2015 Space data and information transfer systems. Spacecraft onboard interface services. Device enumeration service
  • BS ISO 21538:2016 Blanks for superabrasive cutting-off wheels. Mounting and fixing bores. Building construction and civil engineering
    Supersedes BS ISO 21538:2004
  • BS ISO 22917:2016 Precision superabrasives. Limit deviations and run-out tolerances for grinding wheels with diamond or cubic boron nitride
    Supersedes BS ISO 22917:2004
  • BS ISO 23551-8:2016 Safety and control devices for gas burners and gas-burning appliances. Particular requirements. Multifunctional controls
  • BS ISO 24102-2:2015 Intelligent transport systems. Communications access for land mobiles (CALM). ITS station management. Remote management of ITS-SCUs
    Supersedes BS ISO 24102:2010 which remains current
  • BS ISO 24155:2016 Hydrometry. Hydrometric data transmission systems. Specification of system requirements
  • BS ISO 24617-6:2016 Language resource management. Semantic annotation framework. Principles of semantic annotation (SemAF Principles)
  • BS ISO/IEC 27000:2016 Information technology. Security techniques. Information security management systems. Overview and vocabulary
    Supersedes BS ISO/IEC 27000:2014
  • BS ISO 30012:2016 Carbon-fibre-reinforced plastics. Determination of the size and aspect ratio of crushed objects
  • BS ISO/ASTM 52915:2016 Specification for Additive Manufacturing File Format (AMF) Version 1.2
    Supersedes BS ISO/ASTM 52915:2013
  • BS IEC 61017:2016 Radiation protection instrumentation. Transportable, mobile or installed equipment to measure photon radiation for environmental monitoring
  • BS IEC 62808:2015 Nuclear power plants. Instrumentation and control systems important to safety. Design and qualification of isolation devices

Published documents

  • PD CEN ISO/TR 8124-8:2016 Safety of toys. Age determination guidelines
    Supersedes PD ISO/TR 8124-8:2014
  • PD ISO/IEC TR 13066-2:2016 Information technology. Interoperability with assistive technology (AT). Windows accessibility application programming interface (API)
    Supersedes PD ISO/IEC TR 13066-2:2012
  • PD ISO/TS 13399-204:2016 Cutting tool data representation and exchange. Creation and exchange of 3D models. Inserts for reaming
  • PD ISO/TS 13399-303:2016 Cutting tool data representation and exchange. Creation and exchange of 3D models. Solid end mills
  • PD ISO/TS 13399-304:2016 Cutting tool data representation and exchange. Creation and exchange of 3D models. Solid milling cutters with arbor hole
  • PD ISO/TS 13399-307:2016 Cutting tool data representation and exchange.   Creation and exchange of 3D models. End mills for indexable inserts
  • PD ISO/TS 13399-308:2016 Cutting tool data representation and exchange. Creation and exchange of 3D models. Milling cutters with arbor hole for indexable inserts
  • PD CEN/TR 16884:2016 Automotive fuels. Diesel fuel. Cold operability testing and fuel performance correlation
  • PD ISO/TR 18336:2016 Guidelines for good XRF laboratory practice for the iron ore industry
  • PD ISO/TS 18344:2016 Effectiveness of paper deacidification processes
  • PD ISO/TR 18486:2016 Plastics. Parameters comparing the spectral irradiance of a laboratory light source for weathering applications to a reference solar spectral irradiance
  • PD ISO/TS 19022:2016 Plastics. Method of controlled acceleration of laboratory weathering by increased irradiance
  • PD ISO/IEC TS 19217:2015 Information technology. Programming languages. C++ Extensions for concepts
  • PD CLC/TR 50607-10:2015 Satellite signal distribution over a single coaxial cable. Implementation guideline
  • PD IEC/TR 61282-12:2016 Fibre optic communication system design guides. In-band optical signal-to-noise ratio (OSNR)
  • PD IEC/TS 62073:2016 Guidance on the measurement of hydrophobicity of insulator surfaces
  • PD IEC/TS 62941:2016 Terrestrial photovoltaic (PV) modules. Guidelines for increased confidence in PV module design qualification and type approval
  • PD IEC/PAS 63023:2016 Medical electrical system. Input interface for haemodialysis equipment for use of external alarming device

Aerospace Series

  • BS 2A 266 TO 2A 271:2016 Bolt, 100° Countersunk head, Hi-Torque speed drive recess, UNJF thread, split pin hole option, titanium alloy, various finishes, Classification: 80 Tf/in2 (1 100 MPa) at TA/+315 °C
    Supersedes BS A 266; A 267 [...]:1977

Publicly Available Specification

Publicly Available Specifications are issued to provide an interim document where there is a market need but where a full standard has yet to be published.

  • PAS 24:2016 Enhanced security performance requirements for doorsets and windows in the UK. Doorsets and windows intended to offer a level of security suitable for dwellings and other buildings exposed to comparable risk
    Supersedes PAS 24:2012

Corrigenda to British standards and updated British standards

Most British amendments are not issued separately. Those that make significant changes to a standard are incorporated into the standard which is re-issued as a new edition. All amendments to date of despatch are included within any main publication when ordered for the first time. The following amended standards and corrigenda to British standards were made available last month.

  • BS 8586:2013 Pin codes for BR 930 series relays. Specification
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN 88-1:2011+A1:2016 Pressure regulators and associated safety devices for gas appliances. Pressure regulators for inlet pressures up to and including 50 kPa
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN 572-1:2012+A1:2016 Glass in building. Basic soda-lime silicate glass products. Definitions and general physical and mechanical properties
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN ISO 1135-4:2015 Transfusion equipment for medical use. Transfusion sets for single use, gravity feed
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN 1307:2014+A1:2016 Textile floor coverings. Classification
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN 1628:2011+A1:2015 Pedestrian doorsets, windows, curtain walling, grilles and shutters. Burglar resistance. Test method for the determination of resistance under static loading
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN 1629:2011+A1:2015 Pedestrian doorsets, windows, curtain walling, grilles and shutters. Burglar resistance. Test method for the determination of resistance under dynamic loading
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN 1630:2011+A1:2015 Pedestrian doorsets, windows, curtain walling, grilles and shutters. Burglar resistance. Test method for the determination of resistance to manual burglary attempts
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN 6049-007:2012 Aerospace series. Electrical cables, installation. Protection sleeve in meta-aramid fibres. Selfwrapping mechanical and electrical protective sleeve, flexible post installation operating temperature from -55°C to 260°C. Product standard
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN ISO 9606-1:2013 Qualification testing of welders. Fusion welding. Steels
    CORRIGENDUM 2
  • BS EN ISO 10079-1:2015 Medical suction equipment. Electrically powered suction equipment
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN 12309-2:2015 Gas-fired sorption appliances for heating and/or cooling with a net heat input not exceeding 70 kW. Safety
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN 12845:2015 Fixed firefighting systems. Automatic sprinkler systems. Design, installation and maintenance
    CORRIGENDUM 2
  • BS EN ISO 13485:2016 Medical devices. Quality management systems. Requirements for regulatory purposes
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN 13611:2015 Safety and control devices for burners and appliances burning gaseous and/or liquid fuels. General requirements
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN 14420-8:2013+A1:2016 Hose fittings with clamp units. Symmetrical half coupling (Guillemin system)
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN ISO 15148:2002+A1:2016 Hygrothermal performance of building materials and products. Determination of water absorption coefficient by partial immersion
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN 16319:2013+A1:2015 Fertilizers and liming materials. Determination of cadmium, chromium, lead and nickel by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectrometry (ICP-AES) after aqua regia dissolution
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN ISO 25745-2:2015 Energy performance of lifts, escalators and moving walks. Energy calculation and classification for lifts (elevators)
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN ISO 28927-8:2009+A1:2015 Hand-held portable power tools. Test methods for evaluation of vibration emission. Saws, polishing and filing machines with reciprocating action and saws with oscillating or rotating action
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN 50617-2:2015 Railway Applications. Technical parameters of train detection systems for the interoperability of the trans-European railway system. Axle counters
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN 55020:2007+A12:2016 Sound and television broadcast receivers and associated equipment. Immunity characteristics. Limits and methods of measurement
    AMENDMENT 12
  • BS EN 60061-2:1993+A50:2015 Lamp caps and holders together with gauges for the control of interchangeability and safety. Lampholders
    AMENDMENT 50
  • BS EN 60320-1:2015 Appliance couplers for household and similar general purposes. General requirements
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN 60335-2-58:2005+A12:2016 Household and similar electrical appliances. Safety. Particular requirements for commercial electric dishwashing machines
    AMENDMENT 12
  • BS EN 60601-2-8:2015+A1:2016 Medical electrical equipment. Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of therapeutic X-ray equipment operating in the range 10 kV to 1 MV
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN 61048:2006+A1:2016 Auxiliaries for lamps. Capacitors for use in tubular fluorescent and other discharge lamp circuits. General and safety requirements
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN 61300-3-21:2015 Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components. Basic test and measurement procedures. Examinations and measurements. Switching time
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN 61851-24:2014 Electric vehicle conductive charging system. Digital communication between a d.c. EV charging station and an electric vehicle for control of d.c. charging
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS EN 61970-456:2013+A1:2016 Energy management system application program interface (EMS-API). Solved power system state profiles
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN 62333-2:2006+A1:2015 Noise suppression sheet for digital devices and equipment. Measuring methods
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS EN 62841-2-2:2014 Electric motor-operated hand-held tools, transportable tools and lawn and garden machinery. Safety. Particular requirements for hand-held screwdrivers and impact wrenches
    CORRIGENDUM 2
  • BS EN 62841-2-4:2014 Electric motor-operated hand-held tools, transportable tools and lawn and garden machinery. Safety. Particular requirements for hand-held sanders and polishers other than disc type
    CORRIGENDUM 2
  • BS EN 62841-3-1:2014 Electric motor-operated hand-held tools, transportable tools and lawn and garden machinery. Safety. Particular requirements for transportable table saws
    CORRIGENDUM 2
  • BS ISO 11450:1999+A1:2016 Equipment for harvesting and conservation. Round balers. Terminology and commercial specifications
    AMENDMENT 1
  • PD CEN ISO/TR 12489:2016 Petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries. Reliability modelling and calculation of safety systems
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS ISO 12617:2015 Road vehicles. Liquefied natural gas (LNG) refuelling connector. 3,1 MPa connector
    CORRIGENDUM 1
  • BS ISO/IEC 23009-1:2014+A2:2015 Information technology. Dynamic adaptive streaming over HTTP (DASH). Media presentation description and segment formats
    CORRIGENDUM 2
  • BS ISO 27608:2010+A1:2016 Animal and vegetable fats and oils. Determination of Lovibond® colour. Automatic method
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS ISO/IEC 29192-4:2013+A1:2016 Information technology. Security techniques. Lightweight cryptography. Mechanisms using asymmetric techniques
    AMENDMENT 1
  • BS SP 55 and SP 56:1953+A3:2016 Specification for washers, spring, double coil (inch sizes), steel, cadmium plated and phosphor bronze. For aircraft
    AMENDMENT 3
  • NA+A1:2015 to BS EN 1993-1-4:2006+A1:2015 UK National Annex to Eurocode 3: Design of steel structures. General rules. Supplementary rules for stainless steels
    CORRIGENDUM 1

British standards withdrawn

  • BS 1006:B01C:LFS3:1989 Methods of test for colour fastness of textiles and leather. Blue wool standards. Reference standard for no. 3
    This standard is withdrawn as it is no longer available
  • BS 2782-10:Method 1001:1977 (EN 59:1977) Methods of testing plastics. Glass reinforced plastics. Measurement of hardness by means of a Barcol impressor
    Superseded by BS EN 59:2016
  • BS 4193-8:1997 (ISO 5611:1995) Hardmetal insert tooling. Specification for dimensions for type A cartridges for indexable (throwaway) inserts
    Superseded by BS ISO 5611-1:2015, BS ISO 5611-2:2015, BS ISO 5611-3:2015, BS ISO 5611-4:2015, BS ISO 5611-5:2015, BS ISO 5611-6:2015, BS ISO 5611-7:2015, BS ISO 5611-8:2015, BS ISO 5611-9:2015, BS ISO 5611-10:2015, BS ISO 5611-11:2015 and BS ISO 5611-12:2015
  • BS 6148-8:1981 (ISO 1992-VIII:1978) Methods of test for commercial refrigerated cabinets. Test for accidental mechanical contact
    This standard is withdrawn as the corresponding International Standard ISO 1992-VIII:1978 has also been withdrawn
  • BS 6219:1996 (ISO 5223:1995) Test sieves for cereals
    Superseded by BS EN ISO 5223:2015
  • BS EN ISO 140-5:1998 Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements. Field measurements of airborne sound insulation of facade elements and facades
    Superseded by BS EN ISO 16283-1:2014 and BS EN ISO 16283-3:2016
  • BS EN ISO 140-14:2004 Acoustics. Measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements. Guidelines for special situations in the field
    Superseded by BS EN ISO 16283-1:2014, BS EN ISO 16283-2:2015 and BS EN ISO 16283-3:2016
  • BS EN 209:2000 Steel drums. Removable head (open head) drums with a minimum total capacity of 210 l
    This standard is withdrawn as the corresponding European document has also been withdrawn
  • BS EN 210:2000 Steel drums. Non-removable head (tight head) drums with a minimum total capacity of 216, 5 l
    This standard is withdrawn as the corresponding European document has also been withdrawn
  • BS EN 664:1995 Resilient floor coverings. Determination of volatile loss
    This standard is withdrawn as the corresponding European document has also been withdrawn
  • BS EN 1420-1:1999 Influence of organic materials on water intended for human consumption. Determination of odour and flavour assessment of water in piping systems. Influence of organic materials on water intended for human consumption. Determination of odour and flavour assessment of water in piping systems. Test method
    Superseded by BS EN 1420:2016
  • BS EN 1818:1999 Resilient floor coverings. Determination of the effect of loaded heavy duty castors 
    This standard is withdrawn as the corresponding European document has also been withdrawn
  • BS EN 13478:2001+A1:2008 Safety of machinery. Fire prevention and protection
    Superseded by BS EN ISO 19353:2016
  • BS EN 28430-1:1992 (ISO 8430-1:1988) Specification for resistance spot welding. Electrode holders. Taper fixing 1:10
    Superseded by BS EN ISO 8430-1:2016
  • BS EN 28430-2:1992 (ISO 8430-2:1988) Specification for resistance spot welding. Electrode holders. Morse taper fixing
    Superseded by BS EN ISO 8430-2:2016
  • BS EN 50382-1:2008 Railway applications. Railway rolling stock high temperature power cables having special fire performance. General requirements
    Superseded by BS EN 50382-1:2008+A1:2013
  • BS EN 50382-2:2008 Railway applications. Railway rolling stock high temperature power cables having special fire performance. Single core silicone rubber insulated cables for 120°C or 150°C
    Superseded by BS EN 50382-2:2008+A1:2013
  • BS EN 55013:2001+A2:2006 Sound and television broadcast receivers and associated equipment. Radio disturbance characteristics. Limits and methods of measurement
    Superseded by BS EN 55013:2013
  • BS EN 55016-2-1:2009+A1:2011 Specification for radio disturbance and immunity measuring apparatus and methods. Methods of measurement of disturbances and immunity. Conducted disturbance measurements
    Superseded by BS EN 55016-2-1:2009+A2:2013
  • BS EN 60335-2-54:2008 Household and similar electrical appliances. Safety. Particular requirements for surfacecleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam
    Superseded by BS EN 60335-2-54:2008+A11:2012
  • BS EN 60848:2002 GRAFCET specification language for sequential function charts
    Superseded by BS EN 60848:2013
  • BS EN 61689:2007 Ultrasonics. Physiotherapy systems. Field specifications and methods of measurement in the frequency range 0,5 MHz to 5 MHz
    Superseded by BS EN 61689:2007
  • BS EN 61754-4-1:2003 Fibre optic connector interfaces. Type SC connector family. Simplified receptacle SC-PC connector interfaces
    Superseded by BS EN 61754-4-100:2016
  • BS ISO 4999:2014 Continuous hot-dip terne (lead alloy) coated cold-reduced carbon steel sheet of commercial, drawing and structural qualities
    This standard is withdrawn following the withdrawal of the International Standard ISO 4999:2014
  • PD ISO/TR 8124-8:2014 Safety of toys. Age determination guidelines
    Superseded by PD CEN ISO/TR 8124-8:2016
  • BS ISO 12124:2001 Acoustics. Procedures for the measurement of real-ear acoustical characteristics of hearing aids
    Superseded by BS EN 61669:2016
  • DD CEN ISO/TS 17575-1:2010 Electronic fee collection. Application interface definition for autonomous systems. Charging
    Superseded by BS EN ISO 17575-1:2016
  • DD CEN ISO/TS 17575-2:2010 Electronic fee collection. Application interface definition for autonomous systems. Communication and connection to the lower layers
    Superseded by BS EN ISO 17575-2:2016
  • DD CEN ISO/TS 17575-3:2011 Electronic fee collection. Application interface definition for autonomous systems. Context data
    Superseded by BS EN ISO 17575-3:2016
  • BS ISO 17885:2015 Plastics piping systems. Mechanical fittings for pressure piping systems. Specifications
    This standard has been withdrawn as it cuts across normal accepted custom and practice in the Water Industry and could, possibly, promote the use of fittings that are not adequately Type Tested for use on PE water mains. This will open the door for lower quality plastics fittings to be used on water supply in the UK
  • DD IEC/TS 61251:2008 Electrical insulating materials. A.C. voltage endurance evaluation. Introduction
    Superseded by BS EN 61251:2016
  • PD CLC/TR 61804-4:2007 Function blocks (FB) for process control. EDD interoperability guideline
    Superseded by BS EN 61804-4:2016
  • BS A 313:1997 (ISO 12261:1996) Areospace. Screws, pan head, internal offset cruciform ribbed or unribbed drive, pitch diameter shank, long length MJ threads, metallic material, coated or uncoated, strength classes less than or equal to 1100 MPa. Dimensions
    Superseded by BS ISO 12261:2016
  • BS A 314:1997 (ISO 9609:1996) Aerospace. Nuts, hexagonal, plain, reduced height, normal across flats, with MJ threads, classifications: 450 MPa (at ambient temperature)/120 °C, 450 MPa (at ambient temperature)/235 °C, 600 MPa (at ambient temperature)/425 °C, 900 MPa (at ambient temperature)/315 °C, 900 MPa (at ambient temperature)/650 °C, 1100 MPa (at ambient temperature)/235 °C, 1100 MPa (at ambient temperature)/730 °C and 1250 MPa (at ambient temperature)/ 600 °C. Dimensions
    Superseded by BS ISO 9609:2016
  • BS A 363:2000 (ISO 9154:1999) Bolts, with MJ threads, made of heat-resistant nickel-based alloy, strength class 1 550 MPa. Procurement specification
    Superseded by BS ISO 9154:2016

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