This Vademecum compiles key documents from the European Commission on European standardisation policy and related practice. It provides guidance without having legal status.
The main aim of the Vademecum is to serve as a guide for:
The publication of the Vademecum contributes to the transparency and accessibility of Commission policy on European standardisation.
SWD(2015) 205 final of 27/10/2015, Vademecum on European standardisation in support of Union legislation and policies
Follow-up of mandates (411kB) [Note: certain terminology, references and guidance contained in this document published in 2009 are outdated]