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Standards Under
Public Review

Standards Proposed
for Adoption:

Standards Under
Systematic Review:
The Kenya Bureau of Standards intends to adopt the International Standards as detailed here below:
Electrotechnical - Electrical installations and Distribution systems


Title:KS 1625:2001 Specification for voltage bands for electrical installations of buildings.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61643-1:2002 Surge protective devices connected to low-voltage power distribution systems - Part 1: Performance requirements and testing methods.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1827:2007 Voltage characteristics of electricity supplied by public distribution systems.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-5:1987 Lifts and service lifts (USA: Elevators and Dumbwaiters) - Part 5: Control devices signals and additional fittings.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-6:1984 Lifts and service lifts (USA: Elevators and Dumbwaiters) - Part 6: Passenger lifts to be installed in residential buildings - Planning and selection.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-2:2001 Lifts (US: Elevator) installation - Part 2: Class IV lifts.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-1:1999 Lifts (USA: Elevator) Installation - Part 1: Class I, II, III and IV lifts.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 2169-1:2010 Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts - Part 1: Electric lifts

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 2291-1:2011 Safety escalators and moving walks part 1:construction and installation

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-3:1982 Passenger lifts installations - Part 3: Service lifts class V.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-1:1999 Lifts (USA: Elevator) Installation - Part 1: Class I, II, III and IV lifts.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-2:2001 Lifts (US: Elevator) installation - Part 2: Class IV lifts.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-6:1984 Lifts and service lifts (USA: Elevators and Dumbwaiters) - Part 6: Passenger lifts to be installed in residential buildings - Planning and selection.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-5:1987 Lifts and service lifts (USA: Elevators and Dumbwaiters) - Part 5: Control devices signals and additional fittings.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1601:2000 Specification for welding power sources for industrial and professional use.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1859-3:2010 Electrical power transmission and distribution- High-voltage operating regulations - Part 3: Model regulations-Recommended model regulations relating to power systems for operating, access control and supervision of systems that exceed 1000

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1876-1:2010 Electrical power transmission and distribution - Overhead power lines for conditions prevailing in kenya. Part 1: Code of practice

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-1:1997 Electrical safetey in low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V a.c. and 1 500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 1: General requirements.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-2:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V a.c. and 1 500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 2: Insulation resistance.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-7:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V a.c. and 1 500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 7: Phase sequence.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-9:1999 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V a.c. and 1 500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 9: Equipment for insulation fault location in IT systems.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-10:2000 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 10: Combined measuring equipment

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-3:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 3: Loop impedance.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-4:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 4: Resistance of earth connection and equipotential bonding.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-5:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 5: Resistance to earth.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-6:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 6: Residual current devices (RCD)

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-8:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 8: Insulation monitoring devices

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1587:2007 National electrical safety code.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61936-1:2002 Power installations exceeding 1 kV a.c - Part 1: Common rules.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 60034-3 Rotating electrical machines Part 3: Specific requirements for synchronous generators driven by steam turbines or combustion gas turbines

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 470:1982 Safety requirements for electrical equipment for room air-conditioners.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1187:1993Specification for metallic clips for electrical wiring.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1625:2001 Specification for voltage bands for electrical installations of buildings.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1827:2007 Voltage characteristics of electricity supplied by public distribution systems.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1625:2001 Specification for voltage bands for electrical installations of buildings.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61643-1:2002 Surge protective devices connected to low-voltage power distribution systems - Part 1: Performance requirements and testing methods.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1827:2007 Voltage characteristics of electricity supplied by public distribution systems.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-5:1987 Lifts and service lifts (USA: Elevators and Dumbwaiters) - Part 5: Control devices signals and additional fittings.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-6:1984 Lifts and service lifts (USA: Elevators and Dumbwaiters) - Part 6: Passenger lifts to be installed in residential buildings - Planning and selection.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-2:2001 Lifts (US: Elevator) installation - Part 2: Class IV lifts.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-1:1999 Lifts (USA: Elevator) Installation - Part 1: Class I, II, III and IV lifts.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 2169-1:2010 Safety rules for the construction and installation of lifts - Part 1: Electric lifts

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 2291-1:2011 Safety escalators and moving walks part 1:construction and installation

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-3:1982 Passenger lifts installations - Part 3: Service lifts class V.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-1:1999 Lifts (USA: Elevator) Installation - Part 1: Class I, II, III and IV lifts.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-2:2001 Lifts (US: Elevator) installation - Part 2: Class IV lifts.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-6:1984 Lifts and service lifts (USA: Elevators and Dumbwaiters) - Part 6: Passenger lifts to be installed in residential buildings - Planning and selection.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS ISO 4190-5:1987 Lifts and service lifts (USA: Elevators and Dumbwaiters) - Part 5: Control devices signals and additional fittings.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1601:2000 Specification for welding power sources for industrial and professional use.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1859-3:2010 Electrical power transmission and distribution- High-voltage operating regulations - Part 3: Model regulations-Recommended model regulations relating to power systems for operating, access control and supervision of systems that exceed 1000

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1876-1:2010 Electrical power transmission and distribution - Overhead power lines for conditions prevailing in kenya. Part 1: Code of practice

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-1:1997 Electrical safetey in low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V a.c. and 1 500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 1: General requirements.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-2:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V a.c. and 1 500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 2: Insulation resistance.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-7:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V a.c. and 1 500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 7: Phase sequence.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-9:1999 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V a.c. and 1 500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 9: Equipment for insulation fault location in IT systems.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-10:2000 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 10: Combined measuring equipment

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-3:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 3: Loop impedance.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-4:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 4: Resistance of earth connection and equipotential bonding.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-5:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 5: Resistance to earth.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-6:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 6: Residual current devices (RCD)

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61557-8:1997 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1000 V a.c. and 1500 V d.c. - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 8: Insulation monitoring devices

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1587:2007 National electrical safety code.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 61936-1:2002 Power installations exceeding 1 kV a.c - Part 1: Common rules.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS IEC 60034-3 Rotating electrical machines Part 3: Specific requirements for synchronous generators driven by steam turbines or combustion gas turbines

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 470:1982 Safety requirements for electrical equipment for room air-conditioners.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1187:1993Specification for metallic clips for electrical wiring.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1625:2001 Specification for voltage bands for electrical installations of buildings.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org


Title:KS 1827:2007 Voltage characteristics of electricity supplied by public distribution systems.

This is closing on: 2017-04-30

Contact: njoroger@kebs.org