Smart Cards Standards

Card based systems are permeating key areas of society: they are used for bank services (at ATMs or via telephone), are the key to communications (phone cards, GSM), transport (tickets, toll booths), identity cards, (electronic passports, machine readable visas), health (patient cards, health care professional cards) TV cards, electronic purses and access control for buildings.

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International Standards

International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO)

1, Ch. de la Voie-Creuse, Case postale 56, CH-1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland.
Tel: +41 22 749 0111; Fax: +41 22 733 3430
Web www.iso.ch

Committees and Working Groups:

ISO/IEC JTC1/SC 17/WG 1 - Physical Characteristics and Test Methods for ID-Cards
Convenor: Uwe Truggelmann

ISO/IEC JTC1/SC 17/WG 4 - Integrated Circuit Cards With Contacts

ISO/IEC JTC1/SC 17/WG 8 - Integrated Circuit Cards Without Contacts


European Standards

Comité Européen de Normalisation (CEN)

Avenue Marnix 17, B-1000, Belgium.
Tel: + 32 2 550 08 11; Fax: + 32 2 550 08 19
Email: infodesk@cen.eu; Web: www.cen.eu

List of member organisations for CEN (MS Word Document; 56KB).

Committees and Working Groups:

CEN/TC 224 - Personal Identification, Electronic Signature and Cards and Their Related Systems and Operations

CEN/TC 224/WG 6 - Man-Machine Interface
Convenor: Adam Balfour

 


National Standards in Europe

Denmark

Dansk Standards

Kollegievej 6, DK-2920 Charlottenlund, Denmark.
Tel: +45 39 96 61 01; Fax: +45 39 96 61 02
Email: dansk.standard@ds.dk; Web: www.ds.dk

Committees and Working Groups:

DS/S-142/U-17 - Identifikations- og Kreditkort
Danish mirror group for CEN/TC 224

Germany

Deutsches Institut für Normung (German Institute for Standardization)

Burggrafenstrasse 6, 10787 Berlin, Germany.
Tel: +49 30 2601 0; Fax: +49 30 2601 1231
Email: postmaster@din.de; Web: www2.din.de

Committees and Working Groups:

NA 043 - Information Technology and Selected IT Applications
Contact: Dr. Stefan Weisgerber

Iceland

Icelandic Standards

Laugavegur 178, IS-105 Reykajavik, Iceland.
Tel: +354 52 07 150; Fax: +354 52 07 171
Web: www.stadlar.is

Ireland

National Standards Authority of Ireland

Glasnevin, IE-Dublin 9, Ireland
Tel: +353 1 807 38 00; Fax: +353 1 807 38 38
Email: nsai@nsai.ie; Web: www.nsai.ie

Italy

Ente Nazionale Italiano di Unificazione

Via Sannio, 2, IT-20137, Milano, Italy.
Tel: +39 02 70 02 41; Fax: +39 02 70 02 43 75
Email: uni@uni.com; Web: www.uni.com

Committees and Working Groups:

Documentation, automatic and multimedia information

Lithuania

Lithuanian Standards Board

T. Kosciuskos g.30., LT-01100 Vilnius, Lithuania.
Tel: +370 5 212 62 52; Fax: +370 5 212 62 52
Email: lstboard@lsd.lt; Web: alpha.lsd.lt/en

Committees and Working Groups:

TK 55 - Banking and Related Financial Services
Chairman: D. Grazenas
Secretary: V. Domkus

Poland

Polski Komitet Normalizacyjny

Swietokrzyska 14, 00050 Warszawa, Poland.
Tel: +48 22 55 67 591; Fax: +48 22 55 67 786
Email: intdoc@pkn.pl
Web: www.pkn.pl

Committees and Working Groups:

ZIT TC 172 - Kart Identyfikacyjnych
Secretary: Boguslaw Muszynski

Slovenia

Slovenian Institute for Standardization

Smartinska cesta 152, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Tel: +386 1 478 30 13; Fax: +386 1 478 30 94
Email: sist@sist.si; Web: www.sist.si


Other National Standards

Japan

Japanese Industrial Standards Committee

1-3-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8901, Japan.
Email: jisc@meti.go.jp; Web: www.jisc.go.jp

Committees and Working Groups:

X - Information Processing

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