Draft Details

Designation:C22.2 NO. 250.0
Review start date:Sep 6, 2019
Review end date:Nov 5, 2019
Contact email:mary.morgan(at)csagroup.org
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Draft Scope/Description:

This Standard applies to luminaires for use in non-hazardous locations and that are intended for installation on branch circuits of 600 V nominal or less between conductors in accordance with the Canadian Electrical Code, Part I (CEC), CSA C22.1, with the U.S. National Electrical Code (NEC), ANSI/NFPA 70, and with the Mexican National Electrical Code, NOM-001-SEDE.

This Standard does not apply to luminaires covered by other standards. The luminaries not covered by this Standard include:

Amateur Movie Lights,
Aquarium Lights, Cabinet Lights;
Decorative Lighting Strings;
Combination Fan/IR Lamps Used for Heating;
Electric Signs;
Exit Signs;
Junction Boxes for Swimming Pool Fixtures;
Lamp Adapters;
Low-Level Path Marking and Lighting Systems in the United States;
Low-Voltage Landscape Lighting as follows:
    For products intended for installation in Canada, landscape lighting systems that are 30 V nominal or less; and
    For products intended for installation in Mexico, low-voltage landscape lighting devices that are 24 V nominal or less.
    For products intended for installation in the United States, low-voltage landscape lighting devices that are of 15 V nominal or less;
Low Voltage Lighting Fixtures for Use in Recreational Vehicles;
Low Voltage Marine Lighting;
Luminaires for Hazardous Locations;
Luminaires for Recreational Vehicles in the United States;
Marine Navigational Lights;
Marine-Type Fixtures;
Portable Electric Displays;
Portable Hand Lamps;
Portable Luminaires;
Portable Sun/Heat Lamps;
Self-Ballasted Lamps and Lamp Adapters;
Stage and Studio Luminaires;
Submersible Luminaires;
Swimming Pools Luminaires;
Temporary Lighting Strings;
Therapeutic Lamps;
Track Lighting Systems;
Under-cabinet Lights in Canada and Cord-connected Under-cabinet Lights in the United States; and
Unit Equipment for Emergency Lighting. 

Requirements applicable to light emitting diode (LED) components and subassemblies integral to a luminaire covered by this standard are provided in UL 8750 and CSA C22.2 No. 250.13.

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