The construction sector includes more than 80 technical bodies:
CEN/TCs linked to the construction sector:
A Sector Forum is a platform aiming at facilitating the exchange of information between the different stakeholders, coordinating and identifying the standardization needs in a specific field of CEN work.
The CEN 'Construction Sector Forum' commonly called CEN Construction Sector Network was created in 1997 following a consultation with the CEN members, CEN/TCs, Industry, the EC and EFTA and some national authorities.
There is an open invitation to interested parties to express their interest in joining the CEN Construction Sector Network. In the first instance, please contact your national standards body.
European Standards are developed in the context of European legislation and sometimes come in direct support to particular Directives or Regulations.
CEN has developed a series of European Standards in support of the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) EU 305/2011
(pdf format), that has replaced the Construction Products Directive (CPD) 89/106/EEC
Harmonized European Standards
Check the latest lists of European Standards referenced in the Official Journal of the European Union in support of Regulation (EU) 305/2011 and CPD 89/106/EEC.
More information related to the construction sector
For more information on European initiatives linked to the construction sector, please visit the EC website.