Directive 97/67/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 December 1997 on common rules for the development of the internal market of Community postal services and the improvement of quality of service
Guide for application:
European Commission contact point:
For information about the content and availability of European standards, please contact the European Standardisation Organisations.
Publications in the Official Journal:
Commission communication in the framework of the implementation of the Directive 97/67/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 December 1997 on common rules for the development of the internal market of Community postal services and the improvement of quality of service - OJ C 159 of 13/05/2015
(This list replaces all the previous lists published in the Official Journal.)
Summary list of titles and references of harmonised standards under Directive 97/67/EC for Community postal services
The summary list hereunder is a compilation of the references of harmonised standards which have been generated by the HAS (Harmonised standards) database. This IT application HAS automates the process of the publication of the references of harmonised standards in the Official Journal of the European Union.
Although the list is updated regularly, it may not be complete and it does not have any legal validity; only publication in the Official Journal gives legal effect.
(Publication of titles and references of technical standards within the meaning of Article 20 of the directive)
Reference and title of the standard
Postal services - Mail item processing - Optical characteristics for processing letters
Postal services - Apertures of private letter boxes and letter plates - Requirements and test methods
Postal Services - Quality of Services - Measurement of the transit time of end-to-end services for single piece priority mail and first class mail
Postal services - Quality of service - Complaints handling principles
Postal services - Address databases - Part 1: Components of postal addresses
Postal services - Quality of service - Measurement of the transit time of end-to-end services for single piece non-priority mail and second class mail
Postal services - Quality of service - Measurement of the transit time of end-to-end services for bulk mail
Postal services - Digital postage marks - Applications, security and design
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