Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V AC and 1 500 V DC - Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 5: Resistance to earth (IEC 61557-5:2019)

This part of IEC 61557 specifies the requirements applicable to measuring equipment for measuring the resistance to earth using an AC voltage.

Elektrische Sicherheit in Niederspannungsnetzen bis AC 1 000 V und DC 1 500 V - Geräte zum Prüfen, Messen oder Überwachen von Schutzmaßnahmen - Teil 5: Erdungwiderstand (IEC 61557-5:2019)

Sécurité électrique dans les réseaux de distribution basse tension de 1 000 V c.a. et 1 500 V c.c. - Dispositifs de contrôle, de mesure ou de surveillance de mesures de protection - Partie 5: Résistance à la terre (IEC 61557-5:2019)

IEC 61557-5:2019 est disponible sous forme de IEC 61557-5:2019 RLV qui contient la Norme internationale et sa version Redline, illustrant les modifications du contenu technique depuis l'édition précédente.L'IEC 61557-5:2019 spécifie les exigences applicables aux appareils de mesure destinés à mesurer la résistance à la terre en utilisant une tension alternative. L'IEC 61557-5:2019 annule et remplace la deuxième édition parue en 2007. Cette édition constitue une révision technique. Cette édition inclut les modifications techniques majeures suivantes par rapport à l'édition précédente: a) modification des définitions et symboles de l'Article 3; b) réorganisation des paragraphes de l'Article 4 et alignement sur les autres parties de la série; c) suppression des limites de tensions réduites de 25 V (valeur efficace) ou de 35 V (valeur de crête) en 4.5; d) ajout d'exigences relatives aux pinces; e) ajout du marquage relatif aux tensions assignées à la terre et à la catégorie de mesure à l'Article 5; f) ajout d'un avertissement relatif à l'absence de tension dangereuse à l'Article 5; g) remplacement du terme "incertitude de fonctionnement en pourcentage" par "incertitude de fonctionnement" à l'Article 6; h) correction de l'équation relative à l'incertitude dans le Tableau 1; i) ajout de l'Annexe A relative aux mesures d'essai avec des pinces de boucle.

Električna varnost v nizkonapetostnih razdelilnih sistemih za izmenične napetosti do 1 kV in enosmerne napetosti do 1,5 kV - Oprema za preskušanje, merjenje ali nadzorovanje zaščitnih ukrepov - 5. del: Ozemljitvena upornost (IEC 61557-5:2019)

Ta del standarda IEC 61557 določa zahteve, ki veljajo za opremo za merjenje upornosti ozemljitve z uporabo izmenične napetosti.

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Public Enquiry End Date
29-Apr-2018
Publication Date
01-Feb-2022
Current Stage
6060 - National Implementation/Publication (Adopted Project)
Start Date
27-Dec-2021
Due Date
03-Mar-2022
Completion Date
02-Feb-2022

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SLOVENSKI STANDARD
SIST EN IEC 61557-5:2022
01-marec-2022
Nadomešča:
SIST EN 61557-5:2007

Električna varnost v nizkonapetostnih razdelilnih sistemih za izmenične napetosti

do 1 kV in enosmerne napetosti do 1,5 kV - Oprema za preskušanje, merjenje ali

nadzorovanje zaščitnih ukrepov - 5. del: Ozemljitvena upornost (IEC 61557-5:2019)

Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V AC and 1 500 V DC -

Equipment for testing, measuring or monitoring of protective measures - Part 5:
Resistance to earth (IEC 61557-5:2019)
Elektrische Sicherheit in Niederspannungsnetzen bis AC 1 000 V und DC 1 500 V -
Geräte zum Prüfen, Messen oder Überwachen von Schutzmaßnahmen - Teil 5:
Erdungwiderstand (IEC 61557-5:2019)

Sécurité électrique dans les réseaux de distribution basse tension de 1 000 V c.a. et 1

500 V c.c. - Dispositifs de contrôle, de mesure ou de surveillance de mesures de
protection - Partie 5: Résistance à la terre (IEC 61557-5:2019)
Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z: EN IEC 61557-5:2021
ICS:
17.220.20 Merjenje električnih in Measurement of electrical
magnetnih veličin and magnetic quantities
29.080.01 Električna izolacija na Electrical insulation in
splošno general
29.240.01 Omrežja za prenos in Power transmission and
distribucijo električne energije distribution networks in
na splošno general
SIST EN IEC 61557-5:2022 en,fr,de

2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.

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EUROPEAN STANDARD EN IEC 61557-5
NORME EUROPÉENNE
EUROPÄISCHE NORM
December 2021

ICS 17.220.20; 29.080.01; 29.240.01 Supersedes EN 61557-5:2007 and all of its amendments

and corrigenda (if any)
English Version
Electrical safety in low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V
AC and 1 500 V DC - Equipment for testing, measuring or
monitoring of protective measures - Part 5: Resistance to earth
(IEC 61557-5:2019)

Sécurité électrique dans les réseaux de distribution basse Elektrische Sicherheit in Niederspannungsnetzen bis AC 1

tension au plus égale à 1 000 V c.a. et 1 500 V c.c. - 000 V und DC 1 500 V - Geräte zum Prüfen, Messen oder

Dispositifs de contrôle, de mesure ou de surveillance de Überwachen von Schutzmaßnahmen - Teil 5:

mesures de protection - Partie 5: Résistance à la terre Erdungwiderstand
(IEC 61557-5:2019) (IEC 61557-5:2019)

This European Standard was approved by CENELEC on 2021-11-10. CENELEC members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC

Internal Regulations which stipulate the conditions for giving this European Standard the status of a national standard without any alteration.

Up-to-date lists and bibliographical references concerning such national standards may be obtained on application to the CEN-CENELEC

Management Centre or to any CENELEC member.

This European Standard exists in three official versions (English, French, German). A version in any other language made by translation

under the responsibility of a CENELEC member into its own language and notified to the CEN-CENELEC Management Centre has the

same status as the official versions.

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Turkey and the United Kingdom.
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© 2021 CENELEC All rights of exploitation in any form and by any means reserved worldwide for CENELEC Members.

Ref. No. EN IEC 61557-5:2021 E
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EN IEC 61557-5:2021 (E)
European foreword

The text of document 85/685/FDIS, future edition 3 of IEC 61557-5, prepared by IEC/TC 85

"Measuring equipment for electrical and electromagnetic quantities" was submitted to the IEC-

CENELEC parallel vote and approved by CENELEC as EN IEC 61557-5:2021.
The following dates are fixed:

• latest date by which the document has to be implemented at national (dop) 2022-08-10

level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

• latest date by which the national standards conflicting with the (dow) 2024-11-10

document have to be withdrawn

This document supersedes EN 61557-5:2007 and all of its amendments and corrigenda (if any).

Attention is drawn to the possibility that some of the elements of this document may be the subject of

patent rights. CENELEC shall not be held responsible for identifying any or all such patent rights.

This document has been prepared under a Standardization Request given to CENELEC by the

European Commission and the European Free Trade Association.

Any feedback and questions on this document should be directed to the users’ national committee. A

complete listing of these bodies can be found on the CENELEC website.
Endorsement notice

The text of the International Standard IEC 61557-5:2019 was approved by CENELEC as a European

Standard without any modification.
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EN IEC 61557-5:2021 (E)
Annex ZA
(normative)
Normative references to international publications
with their corresponding European publications

The following documents are referred to in the text in such a way that some or all of their content

constitutes requirements of this document. For dated references, only the edition cited applies. For

undated references, the latest edition of the referenced document (including any amendments)

applies.

NOTE 1 Where an International Publication has been modified by common modifications, indicated by (mod),

the relevant EN/HD applies.

NOTE 2 Up-to-date information on the latest versions of the European Standards listed in this annex is available

here: www.cenelec.eu.
Publication Year Title EN/HD Year
IEC 60364-6 2016 Low voltage electrical installations - Part 6: HD 60364-6 2016
Verification
- - + A11 2017
- - + A12 2017
IEC 61010-1 2010 Safety requirements for electrical EN 61010-1 2010
equipment for measurement, control, and
laboratory use - Part 1: General
requirements
+ A1 (mod) 2016 + A1 2019
IEC 61010-2-030 2017 Safety requirements for electrical EN IEC 61010-2-030 2021
equipment for measurement, control, and
laboratory use - Part 2-030: Particular
requirements for equipment having testing
or measuring circuits
- - + A11 2021
IEC 61010-2-032 - Safety requirements for electrical EN IEC 61010-2-032 -
equipment for measurement, control and
laboratory use - Part 2-032: Particular
requirements for hand-held and hand-
manipulated current sensors for electrical
test and measurement
IEC 61243-3 - Live working - Voltage detectors - Part 3: EN 61243-3 -
Two-pole low-voltage type

IEC 61557-1 2019 Electrical safety in low voltage distribution EN IEC 61557-1 2021

systems up to 1 000 V AC and 1 500 V DC
- Equipment for testing, measuring or
monitoring of protective measures - Part 1:
General requirements
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IEC 61557-5
Edition 3.0 2019-07
INTERNATIONAL
STANDARD
NORME
INTERNATIONALE
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 5: Resistance to earth
Sécurité électrique dans les réseaux de distribution basse tension au plus égale
à 1 000 V c.a. et 1 500 V c.c. – Dispositifs de contrôle, de mesure ou de
surveillance de mesures de protection –
Partie 5: Résistance à la terre
INTERNATIONAL
ELECTROTECHNICAL
COMMISSION
COMMISSION
ELECTROTECHNIQUE
INTERNATIONALE
ICS 17.220.20; 29.080.01; 29.240.01 ISBN 978-2-8322-7159-9

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Marque déposée de la Commission Electrotechnique Internationale
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CONTENTS

FOREWORD ........................................................................................................................... 3

1 Scope .............................................................................................................................. 5

2 Normative references ...................................................................................................... 5

3 Terms and definitions ...................................................................................................... 5

4 Requirements .................................................................................................................. 7

4.1 General ................................................................................................................... 7

4.2 Output voltage ........................................................................................................ 7

4.3 Disturbance voltage ................................................................................................ 7

4.4 Permissible resistance of probe and auxiliary earth electrode ................................. 7

4.5 Electrical safety ...................................................................................................... 7

4.6 Clamps intended to measure earth loop resistances according to

IEC 60364-6:2016, Annex C, Clause C.3 ................................................................ 8

5 Marking and operating instructions .................................................................................. 8

5.1 Marking ................................................................................................................... 8

5.2 Operating instructions ............................................................................................. 8

6 Tests ............................................................................................................................... 8

6.1 General ................................................................................................................... 8

6.2 Operating uncertainty .............................................................................................. 9

6.3 Electrical safety .................................................................................................... 10

Annex A (informative) Recommended test configuration for earth loop clamps ..................... 11

A.1 General ................................................................................................................. 11

A.2 Test purpose ......................................................................................................... 11

A.3 Test result............................................................................................................. 11

Bibliography .......................................................................................................................... 12

Table 1 – Calculation of operating uncertainty ........................................................................ 9

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IEC 61557-5:2019 © IEC 2019 – 3 –
INTERNATIONAL ELECTROTECHNICAL COMMISSION
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ELECTRICAL SAFETY IN LOW VOLTAGE DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS
UP TO 1 000 V AC AND 1 500 V DC –
EQUIPMENT FOR TESTING, MEASURING OR MONITORING
OF PROTECTIVE MEASURES –
Part 5: Resistance to earth
FOREWORD

1) The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) is a worldwide organization for standardization comprising

all national electrotechnical committees (IEC National Committees). The object of IEC is to promote

international co-operation on all questions concerning standardization in the electrical and electronic fields. To

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the latter.

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Publications.

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indispensable for the correct application of this publication.

9) Attention is drawn to the possibility that some of the elements of this IEC Publication may be the subject of

patent rights. IEC shall not be held responsible for identifying any or all such patent rights.

International Standard IEC 61557-5 has been prepared by IEC technical committee 85:

Measuring equipment for electrical and electromagnetic quantities.

This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 2007. This edition

constitutes a technical revision.

This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previ

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Elektrische Sicherheit in Niederspannungsnetzen bis AC 1 000 V und DC 1 500 V -
Geräte zum Prüfen, Messen oder Überwachen von Schutzmaßnahmen - Teil 5:
Erdungwiderstand

Sécurité électrique dans les réseaux de distribution basse tension de 1 000 V c.a. et 1

500 V c.c. - Dispositifs de contrôle, de mesure ou de surveillance de mesures de
protection - Partie 5: Résistance à la terre
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ICS:
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85/633/CDV
COMMITTEE DRAFT FOR VOTE (CDV)
PROJECT NUMBER:
IEC 61557-5 ED3
DATE OF CIRCULATION: CLOSING DATE FOR VOTING:
2018-02-09 2018-05-04
SUPERSEDES DOCUMENTS:
85/611/CD,85/625/CC
IEC TC 85 : MEASURING EQUIPMENT FOR ELECTRICAL AND ELECTROMAGNETIC QUANTITIES
SECRETARIAT: SECRETARY:
China Mr Bo Chen
OF INTEREST TO THE FOLLOWING COMMITTEES: PROPOSED HORIZONTAL STANDARD:
TC 64
Other TC/SCs are requested to indicate their interest, if
any, in this CDV to the secretary.
FUNCTIONS CONCERNED:
EMC ENVIRONMENT QUALITY ASSURANCE SAFETY

SUBMITTED FOR CENELEC PARALLEL VOTING NOT SUBMITTED FOR CENELEC PARALLEL VOTING

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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 5: Resistance to

earth
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CONTENTS

2 FOREWORD ...................................................................................................................... - 3 -

3 1 Scope ......................................................................................................................... - 5 -

4 2 Normative references ................................................................................................. - 5 -

5 3 Terms, definitions and symbols .................................................................................. - 5 -

6 4 Requirements ............................................................................................................. - 6 -

7 4.1 General .............................................................................................................. - 6 -

8 4.2 Output voltage ................................................................................................... - 6 -

9 4.3 Disturbance voltage ........................................................................................... - 6 -

10 4.4 Permissible resistance of probe and auxiliary earth electrode ............................ - 6 -

11 4.5 Electrical safety ................................................................................................. - 7 -

12 4.6 Clamps intended to measure earth loop resistances according to IEC 60364-

13 6, Annex C, C.3 ................................................................................................. - 7 -

14 5 Marking and operating instructions ............................................................................. - 7 -

15 5.1 Marking .............................................................................................................. - 7 -

16 5.2 Operating instructions ........................................................................................ - 7 -

17 6 Tests .......................................................................................................................... - 8 -

18 6.1 General .............................................................................................................. - 8 -

19 6.2 Operating uncertainty......................................................................................... - 8 -

20 6.3 Electrical safety ................................................................................................. - 9 -

21 Annex A (informative) Recommended test configuration for earth loop clamps ................. - 10 -

22 A.1 Scope .............................................................................................................. - 10 -

23 A.2 Test purpose .................................................................................................... - 10 -

24 A.3 Test arrangement............................................................................................. - 10 -

25 A.4 Test result ....................................................................................................... - 10 -

27 Table 1 – Calculation of operating uncertainty ................................................................... - 8 -

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30 INTERNATIONAL ELECTROTECHNICAL COMMISSION
31 ____________
33 ELECTRICAL SAFETY IN LOW VOLTAGE DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS
34 UP TO 1 000 V AC AND 1 500 V DC –
35 EQUIPMENT FOR TESTING, MEASURING OR MONITORING
36 OF PROTECTIVE MEASURES –
38 Part 5: Resistance to earth
40 FOREWORD

41 1) The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) is a worldwide organization for standardization comprising

42 all national electrotechnical committees (IEC National Committees). The object of IEC is to promote

43 international co-operation on all questions concerning standardization in the electrical and electronic fields. To

44 this end and in addition to other activities, IEC publishes International Standards, Technical Specifications,

45 Technical Reports, Publicly Available Specifications (PAS) and Guides (hereafter referred to as “IEC

46 Publication(s)”). Their preparation is entrusted to technical committees; any IEC National Committee interested

47 in the subject dealt with may participate in this preparatory work. International, governmental and non-

48 governmental organizations liaising with the IEC also participate in this preparation. IEC collaborates closely

49 with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) in accordance with conditions determined by

50 agreement between the two organizations.

51 2) The formal decisions or agreements of IEC on technical matters express, as nearly as possible, an international

52 consensus of opinion on the relevant subjects since each technical committee has representation from all

53 interested IEC National Committees.

54 3) IEC Publications have the form of recommendations for international use and are accepted by IEC National

55 Committees in that sense. While all reasonable efforts are made to ensure that the technical content of IEC

56 Publications is accurate, IEC cannot be held responsible for the way in which they are used or for any

57 misinterpretation by any end user.

58 4) In order to promote international uniformity, IEC National Committees undertake to apply IEC Publications

59 transparently to the maximum extent possible in their national and regional publications. Any divergence

60 between any IEC Publication and the corresponding national or regional publication shall be clearly indicated in

61 the latter.

62 5) IEC itself does not provide any attestation of conformity. Independent certification bodies provide conformity

63 assessment services and, in some areas, access to IEC marks of conformity. IEC is not responsible for any

64 services carried out by independent certification bodies.

65 6) All users should ensure that they have the latest edition of this publication.

66 7) No liability shall attach to IEC or its directors, employees, servants or agents including individual experts and

67 members of its technical committees and IEC National Committees for any personal injury, property damage or

68 other damage of any nature whatsoever, whether direct or indirect, or for costs (including legal fees) and

69 expenses arising out of the publication, use of, or reliance upon, this IEC Publication or any other IEC

70 Publications.

71 8) Attention is drawn to the Normative references cited in this publication. Use of the referenced publications is

72 indispensable for the correct application of this publication.

73 9) Attention is drawn to the possibility that some of the elements of this IEC Publication may be the subject of

74 patent rights. IEC shall not be held responsible for identifying any or all such patent rights.

75 International Standard IEC 61557-5 has been prepared by working group 8: Measuring and

76 monitoring equipment for testing protective devices in energy distribution systems, of IEC

77 technical committee 85: Measuring equipment for electrical and electromagnetic quantities

78 This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 2007. This edition

79 constitutes a minor revision.

80 This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous

81 edition:
82 a) Definitions and symbols modified in Clause 3

83 b) Subclauses in Clause 4 restructured and aligned with other parts of the series

84 c) Limits for reduced voltages 25V r.m.s or 35 V peak removed in Clause 4.5
85 d) Requirements for clamps added
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86 e) Marking for rated voltages to earth and measurement category added in Clause 5

87 f) Warning about absence of hazardous voltage added in Clause 5

88 g) Percentage operating uncertainty renamed to operating uncertainty in Clause 6

89 h) Equation for uncertainty corrected in Table 1
90 i) New Annex A on test measurements with loop clamps added.
92 The text of this International Standard is based on the following documents:
FDIS Report on voting
xxx xxx

94 Full information on the voting for the approval of this International Standard can be found in

95 the report on voting indicated in the above table.

96 This document has been drafted in accordance with the ISO/IEC Directives, Part 2.

97 This part of IEC 61557 shall be used in conjunction with Part 1.

98 A list of all parts of the IEC 61557 series, published under the general title Electrical safety in

99 low voltage distribution systems up to 1 000 V AC and 1 500 V DC – Equipment for testing,

100 measuring or monitoring of protective measures, can be found on the IEC website

101 The committee has decided that the contents of this document will remain unchanged until the

102 stability date indicated on the IEC website under "http://webstore.iec.ch" in the data related to

103 the specific document. At this date, the document will be
104 • reconfirmed,
105 • withdrawn,
106 • replaced by a revised edition, or
107 • amended.
108

109 The National Committees are requested to note that for this document the stability date

110 is 2025.

111 THIS TEXT IS INCLUDED FOR THE INFORMATION OF THE NATIONAL COMMITTEES AND WILL BE

112 DELETED AT THE PUBLICATION STAGE.
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