CP 16:1991

Code of practice for earthing (Replaced by SS 551:2009)


Gives guidance on the methods which may be adopted to earth an electrical system for the purpose of limiting the potential of current-carrying conductors forming part of the system, and non-current-carrying metalwork associated with equipment, apparatus and appliances connected to the system. Does not cover trains, ships and aircraft and is not intended to take the place of a detailed specification or to instruct untrained persons.


Replaced by SS 551:2009


Status Withdrawn - 06 Oct 2009
Edition 1991
No. of Pages 71
ICS Classification 29.020 Electrical engineering in general
13.260 Protection against electric shock. Live working
Committee Electrical and Electronic Standards Committee
Available for Purchase unknown
Adoption -